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English to Spanish: Learn Animal Words and Phrases in Spanish

If you've been looking for a place to build upon your basic Spanish language vocabular, you've come to the right place. On this page you will find our listed animal translations from English to Spanish.

This page contains several English to Spanish translations including not only the animal names themselves, but also translations for sentences containing animal references. No longer will you need to wonder what the translations for, 'I have a cat in my pants' or 'I want to rent an ostrich' are, just be reading this page, you'll know!

Below the translations, you'll be able to join in the conversation, read some Spanish-themed articles, and participate in our current Spanish-themed poll. There's also some learning videos featuring the Spanish animal words and a list of animal words other visitors are hoping to see translated.

If you know the translations for any of the words, feel free to send them in using our submit forms at the bottom of the page. You can also subscribe to site updates using the links in the same area.

Names of the Animals from English to Spanish:

Whether you take Spanish classes online or simply study Spanish language books offline, our list of animal related English to Spanish translations are here to help you learn the Spanish animal names and become fluent in Spanish!

View this list of Spanish animal words with translations from: Spanish to English or English to Spanish

(Words in bold added during the last update. Latest additions can also been seen on our Twitter page: LearnSpanishCLT.)

Animal Words from English to Spanish

  • Bat - Murciélago
  • Bear - Oso
  • Bird - Pajaro
  • Cat - Gato
  • Cow - Vaca
  • Deer - Ciervo
  • Dog - Perro
  • Dolphin - Delfín
  • Dragon - Dragon
  • Fish - Pez
  • Fish (plural) - Peces
  • Fox - Zorro
  • Hippopotamus - Hipopotamo
  • Horse - Caballo
  • Lion - León
  • Monkey - Mono
  • Puppy - Cachorro
  • Shark - Tiburon
  • Snake - Serpiente
  • Tiger - Tigre
  • Whale - Ballena

English to Spanish Sentences with Animal References:

  • A dog is man's best friend - El perro es el mejor amigo del hombre
  • Are you a cow? - Es tu la vaca?
  • I have a cat in my pants - Tengo un gato en mis pantalones
  • I have a monkey - Yo tengo un mono
  • I like to sleep with the cows - Me gusta dormir con las vacas
  • I want to rent an ostrich - Quiero alquilar un avestruz
  • My cat is big - Mi gato es grande
  • My dog ate my homework - Mi perro se comió mi tarea
  • My dog is very cute - Mi perro es muy lindo
  • The elephant is big - El elefante es grande
  • The fish is red - El pez es rojo
  • You are a monkey - Eres un mono

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Spanish Colors: Learn how to say Spanish color words.

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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 words and phrases that people are looking to be translated from English to Spanish:

  • Animal(s)
  • Antelope
  • Bats
  • Donkey
  • Elephant
  • Hamster
  • 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)
  • Monkeys
  • My animal is
  • Sweet bird
  • The cat is in my pants.
  • The elephant is big.
  • This is a lion.
  • Whales
  • What an ugly animal.
  • What is this animal named in Spanish?
  • Why is your monkey in my pants?
  • Wolf



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The Fine Print

The English to Spanish 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.