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English to Japanese: Learn Animal Words and Phrases in Japanese
This page should act as a good reference for those who are looking for a place to build on their basic Japanese vocabulary - especially when it comes to learning about Japanese animal words and phrases, this is a great place to start. Now everyone can learn how to say the animal names in Japanese with our English to Japanese animals dictionary!

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View this list of Japanese animal words with translations from: Japanese to English or English to Japanese
(Words in bold added during the last update. Latest additions can also been seen on our LearnJapaneseCL twitter page.)


General Animal Words in Japanese:
English Romaji Hiragana Kanji
Animals Doubutsu
どうぶつ
動物
Zoo Doubutsuen
どうぶつえん
動物園



Names of the Animals in Japanese:
English Romaji Hiragana Katakana Kanji
Bear Kuma
くま
Bird Tori
とり
Camel Rakuda
らくだ
Cat Neko
ねこ
Cow Ushi
うし
Deer Shika
しか
鹿
Dog Inu
いぬ
Dolphin Iruka
いるか
Dragon Ryuu
りゅう
Fish Sakana
さかな
Fox Kitsune
きつね
Giraffe Kirin / Jirafu
きりん
ジラフ
Guinea Pig Morumotto
モルモット
Hippopotamus Kaba
Horse Uma
うま
Lion Shishi / Raion
しし
ライオン
Monkey Saru
さる
Mouse Nezumi
ねずみ
Mule Raba
Octopus Tako
たこ
Pig Buta
ぶた
Rabbit / Bunny Usagi
うさぎ
Sheep Hitsuji
ひつじ
Shrimp Ebi
えび
海老
Squirrel Risu
りす
Tiger Tora
とら
Turtle Kame
かめ
Wolf Ookami



Japanese Sentences with Animal References:
English Romaji Hiragana / Standard Japanese
My dog is very cute. Watashi no inu wa totemo kawaii desu. わたしのいぬはとてもかわいいです。
私の犬はとても可愛いです。


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1. English to Japanese Animals (Set 1) - Camel, Deer, Horse, Lion, Octopus, and Rabbit

2. English to Japanese Animals (Set 2) - Cow, Dragon, Fish, Monkey, Squirrel, and Tiger


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- Panda
- Spider
    


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