French Animal Names

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

EnglishFrench
pigle cochon
cowla vache
horsele cheval
dogle chien
sheeple mouton
monkeyle singe
catle chat
bearle ours (l'ours)
tigerle tigre
rabbitle lapin
lionle lion
elephantle éléphant (l'éléphant)
chickenla poule
duckle canard
butterflyle papillon
beela abeille (l'abeille)
antla fourmi
fishle poisson
whalela baleine
sharkle requin
dolphinle dauphin
spiderla araignée (l'araignée)
snakele serpent
snaille escargot (l'escargot)
frogla grenouille
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