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ANIMAL MALE FEMALE YOUNG

Cat Tom Queen/molly Kitten


Cattle Bull Cow Calf
Chicken Rooster AmE/cockerel Hen Chick
BrE from “cock”
generally avoided for
sexual connotations
Deer Buck/stag hart Doe Fawn
Dog Dog Bitch Pup/puppy
Horse Stallion Mare Foal
filly –female/colt-male
Lion Lion Lioness Cub
Rabbit Buck Doe Bunny
Sheep Ram Ewe Lamb
Swine pig/hog Boar Sow Piglet
Tiger Tiger Tigress Cub
goat Billy/buck/he-goat Nanny/doe/she-goat Kid
Birds in general cock hen Chick
elephant bull cow Calf pl. calves
duck drake duck Duckling
bee drone Worker/queen bee Larva
donkey Jack/jackass jenny Foal
fox dog vixen Pup/puppy

1. a colony of ants 18. a plague of locusts


2. a shrewdness of apes 19. a parliament of owls
3. a culture of bacteria 20. a company of parrots
4. a colony of beavers 21. a litter/herd of pigs
5. a swarm of bees, flies 22. a nest of rabbits, snakes
6. a flock of birds, geese, sheep 23. a school of whales
7. an army of caterpillars
8. a herd of cattle, elephants, seals
9. a brood of chickens
10. a bed of clams, oysters
11. a float of crocodiles
12. a murder of crows
13. a pack of dogs, wolves
14. a band of gorillas
15. a team of horses
16. a pride of lions
17. a mob of kangaroos
18. a shoal/school of fish

FARM ANIMALS

English Spanish
Bull Toro bʊl
Cow Vaca kaʊ
Chicken Pollo ˈʧɪkɪn
Chick Pollito ʧɪk
Donkey Burro ˈdɒŋki
Goat Cabra ɡəʊt
Horse Caballo hɔːs
Pig/hog Cerdo pɪɡ hɒɡ
Rabbit Conejo ˈræbɪt
Sheep Oveja ʃiːp
Turkey Pavo ˈtɜːki
Calf/calves Ternera kɑːf kɑːvz
Cockerel/rooster Gallo ˈkɒkərəl ˈruːstə
Hen Gallina hen
Goose/geese Oca/ocas ɡuːs ɡiːs
Mutton Carnero ˈmʌtn
Sheep Oveja ʃiːp
Lamb Cordero læm
Mule Mula/mulo mjuːl

SEA ANIMALS
Crab Cangrejo kræb
Dolphin Delfín ˈdɒlfɪn
Shark Tiburón ʃɑːk
Eel/elver Anguila/angula iːl ˈelvə
Gray whale Ballena gris ɡreɪ weɪl
Jellyfish Medusa ˈʤelɪfɪʃ
Killer whale Orca ˈkɪlə weɪl
Lobster Langosta ˈlɒbstə
Manta ray Manta ˈmæntə reɪ
Octopus Pulpo ˈɒktəpəs
Oyster Ostra ˈoɪstə
Seal Foca siːl
Turtle Tortuga ˈtɜːtl
Sealion León Marino siː ˈlaɪən
Squid Calamar skwɪd
Seahorse Caballito de mar siː hɔːs
Starfish Estrella de mar ˈstɑːfɪʃ
narwhal Narval ˈnɑːwəl
Sperm whale Cachalote spɜːm weɪl
Walrus Morsa ˈwɔːlrəs
Clam Almeja klæm
Barnacle Percebe ˈbɑːnəkl
Cockle Berberecho ˈkɒkl
Winckle Mincha ˈwɪŋkl
Sea urchin Erizo de mar siː ˈɜːʧɪn
Whale ballena weɪl

COMMON EUROPEAN AND NORTH AMERICAN ANIMALS

Fox Zorro fɒks


Wolf Lobo wʊlf
Brown bear Oso braʊn beə
Polar bear Oso polar ˈpəʊlə beə
Eagle Águila ˈiːɡl
Reindeer Reno ˈreɪndɪə
Cormorant cormorán ˈkɔːmərənt
Ferret Hurón ˈferɪt
Puffin frailecillo ˈpʌfɪn
Otter nutria ˈɒtə
Mink visón mɪŋk
Weasel comadreja ˈwiːzl
Spider araña ˈspaɪdə
Snake serpiente sneɪk
Adder/viper vívora ˈædə ˈvaɪpə
Hare liebre heə
Badger tejón ˈbæʤə
Beaver Castor ˈbiːvə
Wild boar Jabalí waɪld bɔː
Squirrel Ardilla ˈskwɪrəl
Pine marten Marta/ garduña paɪn ˈmɑːtɪn
Lynx Lince lɪŋks
Buzzard Águila ratonera ˈbʌzəd
Hawk/falcon Halcón hɔːk ˈfɔːlkən
Trout Trucha traʊt
deer Ciervo dɪə
Dove Tórtola dʌv
Pigeon Paloma ˈpɪʤən
Bat Murciélago bæt
Salmon Salmón ˈsæmən
Sea trout Reo siː traʊt
skunk Mofeta skʌŋk
Racoon Mapache rəˈkuːn
hummingbird Colibrí ˈhʌmɪŋbɜːd
Moose Alce muːs
Coyote Coyote koɪˈəʊt
Mountain lion/cougar/puma Puma ˈmaʊntɪn ˈlaɪən ˈkuːɡə
ˈpjuːmə
seagull gaviota ˈsiːɡʌl

COMMON INSECTS
Butterfly Mariposa ˈbʌtəflaɪ
Dragonfly Libélula ˈdræɡənflaɪ
Fly Mosca flaɪ
Grasshopper Saltamontes ˈɡrɑːshɒpə
Ladybird Mariquita ˈleɪdɪbɜːd
Mosquito Mosquito məˈskiːtəʊ
Moth Polilla mɒθ
Praying mantis Mantis religiosa ˈpreɪɪŋ ˈmæntɪs
Snail Caracol sneɪl
Scorpion Escorpión ˈskɔːpɪən
Spider Araña ˈspaɪdə
Wasp Avispa wɒsp
Ant Hormiga ænt
Bee Abeja biː
Beetle Escarabajo ˈbiːtl
Cricket Grillo ˈkrɪkɪt

WILD ANIMALS FROM AFRICA, ASIA, AMERICA AND AUSTRLIA

Hyena Hyena haɪˈiːnə


Lion León ˈlaɪən
Tiger Tigre ˈtaɪɡə
Elephant Elefante ˈelɪfənt
Giraffe Jirafa ʤɪˈrɑːf
Jaguar Jaguar ˈʤæɡjʊə
Toucan Tucán ˈtuːkən
Panther Pantera ˈpænθə
Camel Camello ˈkæməl
Anaconda Anaconda ˌænəˈkɒndə
Python Pitón ˈpaɪθn
Tarantula Tarántula təˈræntjʊlə
Rhinocerus Rinoceronte ˈraɪnəʊ ˈserəs
Hippopotamus Hipopótamo ˈhɪpəʊ potamus
Koala bear Koala kəʊˈɑːlə beə
Kangaroo Canguro ˌkæŋɡəˈruː
Chameleon Camaleón kəˈmiːlɪən
Alligator Caimán ˈælɪɡeɪtə
Crocodile Cocodrilo ˈkrɒkədaɪl
Apes Grandes monos eɪps
Orang-utan Orang-utan ɔ:ˌræŋuːˈtæn
Cheetah Guepardo ˈʧiːtə
Wilderbeest/gnu Ñu wilderbeest nuː
Flamingo Flamenco fləˈmɪŋɡəʊ
Antelope Antílope ˈæntɪləʊp
Buffalo Buffalo ˈbʌfələʊ
Bison Bisonte ˈbaɪsn
Gazelle gacela ɡəˈzel

EXERCISES AT: http://www.madridteacher.com/Activities/Files/animals-vocabulary-list.htm

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