Dutch Animal Names

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

EnglishDutch
pighet varken (varkens)
cowde koe (koeien)
horsehet paard (paarden)
dogde hond (honden)
sheephet schaap (schapen)
monkeyde aap (apen)
catde kat (katten)
bearde beer (beren)
tigerde tijger (tijgers)
rabbithet konijn (konijnen)
lionde leeuw (leeuwen)
elephantde olifant (olifanten)
chickende kip (kippen)
duckde eend (eenden)
butterflyde vlinder (vlinders)
beede bij (bijen)
antde mier (mieren)
fishde vis (vissen)
whalede walvis (walvissen)
sharkde haai (haaien)
dolphinde dolfijn (dolfijnen)
spiderde spin (spinnen)
snakede slang (slangen)
snailde slak (slakken)
frogde kikker (kikkers)
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