Monday, October 22, 2018

Animals in German - German names for common animals

Animals in German

Learning the basics in any language is the first step towards fluency and learning how to say dog or cat in German 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 German phrases.

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

Learn basic German words for common animals

English                              German                             
animal Tier
ape Affe
bear Bär
bird Vogel
bull Stier
cat Katze
chicken Huhn
cow Kuh
deer Hirsch
dinosaur Dinosaurier
dog Hund
dolphin Delfin
duck Ente
elephant Elefant
goat Ziege
gorilla Gorilla
horse Pferd
lion Löwe
lizard Eidechse
mammal Säugetier
monkey Affe
mouse Maus
octopus Krake
orca Killerwal
owl Eule
pig Schwein
puppy Welpe
rooster Hahn
salmon Lachs
shark Hai
snake Schlange
tiger Tiger
tuna Thunfisch
whale Wal

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