Learn Spanish Animal Names
This is a great place to start if you are looking to learn the names of animals in Spanish. This list of Spanish animal names includes the English translation for each animal listed from Spanish to English, but if you'd like to read this list from English to Spanish, click here.
Below, you will find our main list of animals in Spanish translated to English. Many translations for common animals are included in the list such as Cat and Dog, plus there are also less common animal translations included like Hippopotamus and Whale. Past this are a series of animal related sentences, also translated from Spanish to English which can help you improve your Spanish animal vocabulary.
If you continue to scroll down the page, you will find a place where you can leave your comments and a place when your can participate in our current Spanish poll of the day. There's also some useful Spanish learning materials and a video about Spanish animal vocabulary.
Just below the video you will find some requested Spanish animal translations as well as the form where you can submit translations to the site if you happen to know any. If you have your own requests, feel free to enter your requested word or phrase into the submit form while leaving the 'Meaning' textbox blank.
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Spanish to English Animal Words:
Whether you take Spanish classes online or simply study Spanish language books offline, our list of animal related Spanish to English translations are here to help you learn the Spanish animal names and become fluent in Spanish!
(Words in bold added during the last update. Latest additions can also been seen on our Twitter page: LearnSpanishCLT.)
Spanish Animal Words
- Ballena - Whale
- Caballo - Horse
- Cachorro - Puppy
- Ciervo - Deer
- Delfín - Dolphin
- Dragon - Dragon
- Gato - Cat
- Hipopotamo - Hippopotamus
- León - Lion
- Mono - Monkey
- Murciélago - Bat
- Oso - Bear
- Pajaro - Bird
- Peces - Fish (plural)
- Perro - Dog
- Pez - Fish
- Serpiente - Snake
- Tiburon - Shark
- Tigre - Tiger
- Vaca - Cow
- Zorro - Fox
Spanish Animal Names in Sentences:
- El elefante es grande - The elephant is big
- El perro es el mejor amigo del hombre - A dog is man's best friend
- El pez es rojo - The fish is red
- Es tu la vaca? - Are you a cow?
- Eres un mono - You are a monkey
- Me gusta dormir con las vacas - I like to sleep with the cows
- Mi gato es grande - My cat is big
- Mi perro es muy lindo - My dog is very cute
- Mi perro se comió mi tarea - My dog ate my homework
- Quiero alquilar un avestruz - I want to rent an ostrich
- Tengo un gato en mis pantalones - I have a cat in my pants
- Yo tengo un mono - I have a monkey
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Requested Spanish Translations
Do you know how to speak Spanish? Perhaps you can send in some translations to help the visitors of this site. Below are a list of animal names in English that people are looking to be translated into Spanish.
- I have a big cat in my pants.
- I have a cat.
- I have a monkey in my pants.
- I love penguins.
- I want to rent an ostrich from you.
- Koi (fish)
- My animal is
- Sweet bird
- The cat is in my pants.
- The elephant is big.
- This is a lion.
- What an ugly animal.
- What is this animal named in Spanish?
- Why is your monkey in my pants?
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The Spanish to English Dictionary featured at the Chromlea Language Tutor may contain some errors in the Spanish 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 Spanish and hope you can find this site helpful in your Spanish language study.