Danish Animal Names

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

pigen gris (grise)
cowen ko (køer)
horseen hest (heste)
dogen hund (hunde)
sheepet får (får)
monkeyen abe (aber)
caten kat (katte)
bearen bjørn (bjørne)
tigeren tiger (tigre)
rabbiten kanin (kaniner)
lionen løve (løver)
elephanten elefant (elefanter)
chickenen kylling (kyllinger)
ducken and (ænder)
butterflyen sommerfugl (sommerfugle)
beeen bi (bier)
anten myre (myrer)
fishen fisk (fisk)
whaleen hval (hvaler)
sharken haj (hajer)
dolphinen delfin (delfiner)
spideren edderkop (edderkopper)
snakeen slange (slanger)
snailen snegl (snegle)
frogen frø (frøer)

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