Animal Names in Galician

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

20 Common Animal Names in Galician

dog in Galician(M) can (cans)
cow in Galician(F) vaca (vacas)
pig in Galician(M) porco (porcos)
cat in Galician(M) gato (gatos)
sheep in Galician(F) ovella (ovellas)
horse in Galician(M) cabalo (cabalos)
monkey in Galician(M) mono (monos)
bear in Galician(M) oso (osos)
fish in Galician(M) peixe (peixes)
lion in Galician(M) león (leóns)
tiger in Galician(M) tigre (tigres)
elephant in Galician(M) elefante (elefantes)
mouse in Galician(M) rato (ratos)
pigeon in Galician(F) pomba (pombas)
snail in Galician(M) caracol (caracois)
spider in Galician(F) araña (arañas)
frog in Galician(F) ra (ras)
snake in Galician(F) serpe (serpes)
crocodile in Galician(M) crocodilo (crocodilos)
tortoise in Galician(F) tartaruga (tartarugas)

Animal Related Words in Galician

animal in Galician(M/F) animal (animais)
mammal in Galician(M) mamífero (mamíferos)
bird in Galician(F) ave (aves)
insect in Galician(M) insecto (insectos)
reptile in Galician(M) réptil (réptiles)
zoo in Galician(M) zoo (zoos)
vet in Galician(M) veterinario (veterinarios)
farm in Galician(F) granxa (granxas)
forest in Galician(M) bosque (bosques)
river in Galician(M) río (ríos)
lake in Galician(M) lago (lagos)
desert in Galician(M) deserto (desertos)

Mammals in Galician

panda in Galician(M) oso panda (osos panda)
giraffe in Galician(F) xirafa (xirafas)
camel in Galician(M) camelo (camelos)
wolf in Galician(M) lobo (lobos)
zebra in Galician(F) cebra (cebras)
polar bear in Galician(M) oso polar (osos polares)
kangaroo in Galician(M) canguro (canguros)
rhino in Galician(M) rinoceronte (rinocerontes)
leopard in Galician(M) leopardo (leopardos)
cheetah in Galician(M) guepardo (guepardos)
donkey in Galician(M) burro (burros)
squirrel in Galician(M) esquío (esquíos)
bat in Galician(M) morcego (morcegos)
fox in Galician(M) raposo (raposos)
hedgehog in Galician(M) ourizo (ourizos)
otter in Galician(F) londra (londras)

Birds in Galician

duck in Galician(M) pato (patos)
chicken in Galician(F) galiña (galiñas)
goose in Galician(M) ganso (gansos)
owl in Galician(M) moucho (mouchos)
swan in Galician(M) cisne (cisnes)
penguin in Galician(M) pingüín (pingüíns)
ostrich in Galician(F) avestruz (avestruces)
raven in Galician(F) gralla (grallas)
pelican in Galician(M) pelicano (pelicanos)
flamingo in Galician(M) flamengo (flamengos)

Insects in Galician

fly in Galician(F) mosca (moscas)
butterfly in Galician(F) bolboreta (bolboretas)
bee in Galician(F) abella (abellas)
mosquito in Galician(M) mosquito (mosquitos)
ant in Galician(F) formiga (formigas)
dragonfly in Galician(F) libélula (libélulas)
grasshopper in Galician(M) saltón (saltóns)
caterpillar in Galician(F) eiruga (eirugas)
termite in Galician(M) térmite (térmites)
ladybird in Galician(F) xoaniña (xoaniñas)

Marine Animals in Galician

whale in Galician(F) balea (baleas)
shark in Galician(F) quenlla (quenllas)
dolphin in Galician(M) golfiño (golfiños)
seal in Galician(F) foca (focas)
jellyfish in Galician(F) medusa (medusas)
octopus in Galician(M) polbo (polbos)
turtle in Galician(F) tartaruga (tartarugas)
starfish in Galician(F) estrelamar (estrelamares)
crab in Galician(M) caranguexo (caranguexos)

Animal Names in Galician

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