Is a ballplayer a שחקן?
Yes this word is also used for sport player and game player
I know both are technically acceptable, but which is more natural/common to say: אמריקאי or אמריקני?
"He is an American player" was not accepted (16-9-2018).
i reported it
25 - 5 - 2020 : "He is an American player" was still not accepted
'He is an American PLAYER' should definitely be accepted, but it was marked wrong here. Reported
I've never heard anyone say אמריקני
I am astonished that in Ngram, אָמֵרִיקָנִי is more popular than אָמֵרִיקָאִי since the sixties!
Hu sachkán ameriká'i.
Player should be a correct answer too.