Learn German Animal Words and Phrases
This page should act as a good reference for those who are looking for a place to build on their basic German vocabulary - especially when it comes to learning about German animal words and phrases, this is a great place to start. Now everyone can learn how to say the animal names in German with our German to English animals dictionary!
On this page there are several animal words that have been translated from German to English. There's also a couple of translated sentences which contain animal references, listed below the list of animal names. Beyond that, you'll find our comment section, a list of articles about Germany, and our current German Web Poll.
If you know the translations for any other animal words or related phrases, feel free to use the submit form at the bottom of the page. Everything on this site was submitted by our visitors, simply sharing some of what they know. Don't know German, but know another language instead? Feel free to submit translations in that language instead. All submissions will be posted to the site in a future update.
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German to English Animals:
Whether you are taking online German classes, doing distance learning German, or studying German abroad in Europe, our German to English dictionary is always being updated with new German animal translations which makes it an excellent supplement for those trying to learn how to speak German.
(Words in bold added/corrected during the last update.)
General Animal Words in German:
- das Tier - Animal
Names of the Animals in German:
- der Bär - Bear
- der Elefant - Elephant
- der Fisch - Fish
- das Huhn - Chicken
- der Hund - Dog
- das Hündchen - Puppy
- das Kaninchen - Rabbit
- das Kätzchen - Kitten
- die Katze - Cat
- die Kuh - Cow
- das Pferd - Horse
- das Schwein - Pig
- das Stinktier - Skunk
- der Tiger - Tiger
- der Vogel - Bird
German Sentences with Animal References:
- Berühren Sie die Hühner nicht! - Do not touch the chickens!
- Leute sind gewöhnlich dumme Schweine - People are generally pigs
German Colors: Learn how to say German colors.
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- Bear! get out of the bushes!
- Pussy cat
The Fine Print
The German to English Dictionary featured at the Chromlea Language Tutor may contain some errors in the German language. It is to be seen with a grain of salt, as all the content is from actual user submissions and not checked for grammatical / spelling accuracy (though we do correct our content as we are informed of errors). We wish you the best with your learning German and hope you can find this site helpful in your German language study.