Thursday, October 18, 2018

Animals in French - French names for common animals

Animals in French

Learning the basics in any language is the first step towards fluency and learning how to say dog or cat in French is elemental for any simple conversation you may encounter. This kinds of lessons are fun and easy to assimilate and will help you later to compose basic French phrases.

In the list below you will find over 30 names for animals translated in French from English, expand your vocabulary and practice your pronunciations.

Learn basic French words for common animals

English                              French                             
animal animal
ape singe
bear ours
bird oiseau
bull taureau
cat chat
chicken poule
cow vache
deer cerf
dinosaur dinosaure
dog chien
dolphin dauphin
duck canard
elephant éléphant
goat chèvre
gorilla gorille
horse cheval
lion lion
lizard lézard
mammal mammifère
monkey singe
mouse souris
octopus pieuvre
orca orque
owl hibou
pig cochon
puppy chiot
rooster coq
salmon saumon
shark requin
snake serpent
tiger tigre
tuna thon
whale baleine

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