Animal Names in Czech

Animals always deliver as a nice topic of conversation to get some small talk going. Watching cat videos in Czech is just one of many more reasons to learn all basic animal names in Czech. For even more animals, take a look at our learning resources for Czech at the end of the page.

20 Common Animal Names in Czech

dog in Czech(M) pes (psa, psi)
cow in Czech(F) kráva (krávy, krávy)
pig in Czech(N) prase (prasete, prasata)
cat in Czech(F) kočka (kočky, kočky)
sheep in Czech(F) ovce (ovce, ovce)
horse in Czech(M) kůň (koně, koně)
monkey in Czech(F) opice (opice, opice)
bear in Czech(M) medvěd (medvěda, medvědi)
fish in Czech(F) ryba (ryby, ryby)
lion in Czech(M) lev (lva, lvi)
tiger in Czech(M) tygr (tygra, tygři)
elephant in Czech(M) slon (slona, sloni)
mouse in Czech(F) myš (myši, myši)
pigeon in Czech(M) holub (holuba, holubi)
snail in Czech(M) hlemýžď (hlemýždě, hlemýždi)
spider in Czech(M) pavouk (pavouka, pavouci)
frog in Czech(F) žába (žáby, žáby)
snake in Czech(M) had (hada, hadi)
crocodile in Czech(M) krokodýl (krokodýla, krokodýli)
tortoise in Czech(F) želva (želvy, želvy)

Animal Related Words in Czech

animal in Czech(N) zvíře (zvířete, zvířata)
mammal in Czech(M) savec (savce, savci)
bird in Czech(M) pták (ptáka, ptáci)
insect in Czech(M) hmyz (hmyzu, hmyzy)
reptile in Czech(M) Plaz (Plaza, Plazi)
zoo in Czech(N) zoo (zoo, zoo)
vet in Czech(M) veterinář (veterináře, veterináři)
farm in Czech(F) farma (farmy, farmy)
forest in Czech(M) les (lesa, lesy)
river in Czech(F) řeka (řeky, řeky)
lake in Czech(N) jezero (jezera, jezera)
desert in Czech(F) poušť (pouště, pouště)

Mammals in Czech

panda in Czech(F) panda (pandy, pandy)
giraffe in Czech(F) žirafa (žirafy, žirafy)
camel in Czech(M) velbloud (velblouda, velbloudi)
wolf in Czech(M) vlk (vlka, vlci)
zebra in Czech(F) zebra (zebry, zebry)
polar bear in Czech(M) lední medvěd (ledního medvěda, lední medvědi)
kangaroo in Czech(M) klokan (klokana, klokani)
rhino in Czech(M) nosorožec (nosorožce, nosorožci)
leopard in Czech(M) levhart (levharta, levharti)
cheetah in Czech(M) gepard (geparda, gepardi)
donkey in Czech(M) osel (osla, osli)
squirrel in Czech(F) veverka (veverky, veverky)
bat in Czech(M) netopýr (netopýra, netopýři)
fox in Czech(F) liška (lišky, lišky)
hedgehog in Czech(M) ježek (ježka, ježci)
otter in Czech(F) vydra (vydry, vydry)

Birds in Czech

duck in Czech(F) kachna (kachny, kachny)
chicken in Czech(N) kuře (kuřete, kuřata)
goose in Czech(F) husa (husy, husy)
owl in Czech(F) sova (sovy, sovy)
swan in Czech(F) labuť (labutě, labutě)
penguin in Czech(M) tučňák (tučňáka, tučňáci)
ostrich in Czech(M) pštros (pštrosa, pštrosi)
raven in Czech(M) havran (havrana, havrani)
pelican in Czech(M) pelikán (pelikána, pelikáni)
flamingo in Czech(M) plameňák (plameňáka, plameňáci)

Insects in Czech

fly in Czech(F) moucha (mouchy, mouchy)
butterfly in Czech(M) motýl (motýla, motýli)
bee in Czech(F) včela (včely, včely)
mosquito in Czech(M) komár (komára, komáři)
ant in Czech(M) mravenec (mravence, mravenci)
dragonfly in Czech(F) vážka (vážky, vážky)
grasshopper in Czech(N) saranče (sarančete, sarančata)
caterpillar in Czech(F) housenka (housenky, housenky)
termite in Czech(M) termit (termita, termiti)
ladybird in Czech(F) beruška (berušky, berušky)

Marine Animals in Czech

whale in Czech(F) velryba (velryby, velryby)
shark in Czech(M) žralok (žraloka, žraloci)
dolphin in Czech(M) delfín (delfína, delfíni)
seal in Czech(M) tuleň (tuleně, tuleni)
jellyfish in Czech(F) medúza (medúzy, medúzy)
octopus in Czech(F) chobotnice (chobotnice, chobotnice)
turtle in Czech(F) želva (želvy, želvy)
starfish in Czech(F) mořská hvězdice (mořské hvězdice, mořské hvězdice)
crab in Czech(M) krab (kraba, krabi)

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