Animals In Spanish: Spanish Vocabulary Words



On this page you can learn 104 Spanish vocabulary words. You can practice them online or print it out and take them with you. The words are in alphabetical order on the Spanish side.


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águila (aguilón) eagle  (large eagle)
alce elk
alce, alce de américa moose
antílope antelope
ardilla squirrel
ardilla listada chipmunk
armadillo armadillo
ave general class of bird (also a large bird)
avestruz ostrich
ballena whale
becerro, ternero calf
boa boa constrictor
buey ox
buey, ox ox
Búfalo de agua water buffalo
búfalo, bisonte buffalo
buho, lechuza owl
burrito baby donkey
burro donkey
caballo  horse
cabra montés mountain goat
cabra, chivo goat
cabrito baby goat
caimán, cocodrilo alligator
camello camel
canguro kangaroo
carnero, morueco ram
castor beaver
cebra zebra
cerdo salvaje wild hog
cerdo, cochino pig  (usually live)
chimpancé chimpanzee
ciervo deer
ciervo, venado deer
cigüeña stork
cobra cobra
cocodrilo crocodile
conejo rabbit
cordero, borrego lamb
couger couger
coyote coyote
delfín dolphin
elefante elephant
foca seal
gacela gazelle
galbana, perezoso sloth
galilina,  pollo chicken
gallito baby chicken
gallo rooster
ganso goose
gatito kitten
gato cat
hiena hyena
hipopótamo hippopotamus 
iguana iguana
jaguar jaguar
jirafa giraffe
lagarto, caimán, cocodrilo alligator
león lion
leopardo leopard
lince bobcat
llama llama
lobo wolf
loro, cotorra, papagayo parrot
mapache raccoon
mofeta skunk
mongosta mongoose
mono, mico, macaco, maza, coto monkey
morsa walrus
murciélago bat
ñú wildebeest
nutria otter
orco killer whale
oso bear
oveja sheep
pájaro bird
pato duck
pavo turkey
pelícano, pelicano pelican
perico, parriquito parakeet
perrito, cachorro puppy
perro, chucho dog
pescado  fish  (caught, usually cooked)
pez  fish  (live, swimming around)
pitón python
pollo  chicken  (usually cooked)
potro colt
puerco, lechón pig    (usually cooked)
puma puma
rana frog
rata rat
ratón mouse
rinoceronte rhinoceros 
sapo toad
serpiente, bicha, culebra snake
tejón badger
tiburón shark
tigre tiger
toro bull
tortuga turtle
vaca cow
zarigüeya, oposum opossum
zorrillo, mofeta skunk
zorro fox

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