Ukrainian Animal Names

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

pig(F) свиня (svynya)
cow(F) корова (korova)
horse(M) кінь (kinʹ)
dog(M) собака (sobaka)
sheep(F) вівця (vivtsya)
monkey(F) мавпа (mavpa)
cat(F) кішка (kishka)
bear(M) ведмідь (vedmidʹ)
tiger(M) тигр (tyhr)
rabbit(M) кролик (krolyk)
lion(M) лев (lev)
elephant(M) слон (slon)
chicken(F) курка (kurka)
duck(F) качка (kachka)
butterfly(M) метелик (metelyk)
bee(F) бджола (bdzhola)
ant(F) мураха (murakha)
fish(F) риба (ryba)
whale(M) кит (kyt)
shark(F) акула (akula)
dolphin(M) дельфін (delʹfin)
spider(M) павук (pavuk)
snake(F) змія (zmiya)
snail(M) равлик (ravlyk)
frog(F) жаба (zhaba)
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