Animal Names in Sanskrit with English Hindi meaning | जानवरों के नाम संस्कृत में

Animals Names In Sanskrit

Let us familiarize ourselves with animals’ names in Sanskrit. We present here Sanskrit names of animals common in India with their Hindi and English names.

इस ब्लॉग में हम भारत के प्रमुख पशुओं के संस्कृत नाम जानेंगे। साथ में उनके हिंदी और अंग्रेजी नाम भी दिए हुए हैं।

S.No.

English

हिन्दी

संस्कृत

1

Bear

भालू

भल्लुकः

2

Boar/Pig

सूअर

वराहः/सूकरः

3

Buffalo

भैंस

महिषी

4

Camel

ऊँट

उष्ट्र

5

Cat (He)

बिल्ला/बिलाव  

बिडालः/मार्जारः

6

Cat (She)

बिल्ली

मार्जारी

7

Chameleon

गिरगिट

कृकलाशः

8

Cheetah

चीता

चित्रकः

9

Cow

गाय

धेनुः/गौः

10

Crab

केकड़ा

कर्कटकः

11

Crocodile

मगरमच्छ    

मकरः

12

Deer

हिरण

मृगः/हरिणः

13

Dog

कुत्ता

शुनकः/कुकुरः

14

Donkey

गधा

गर्दभः

15

Elephant

हाथी

गजः

16

Fox

लोमड़ी/गीदड़

शृगालः

17

Frog

मेढ़क

मण्डूकः

18

Giraffe

जिराफ़

चित्रोष्ट्रः

19

Goat (He)

बकरा

अजः

20

Goat (She)

बकरी

अजाः

21

Horse

घोड़ा

अश्वः

22

Hyena

लकड़बग्घा

तर्क्षुः/तरक्षुः

23

Jackal

सियार

शृगालः

24

Lion

शेर

सिंहः

25

Lizard

छिपकली

गृहगोधिका

26

Mongoose

नेवला

नकुलः

27

Monkey

बंदर

वानरः/कपिः

28

Mouse

चूहा

मूषकः

29

Ox

बैल

वृषभः/बलीवर्दः

30

Porcupine

साही

शल्यः

31

Python

अजगर

अजगरः

32

Rabbit

खरगोश

शशकः

33

Sheep

भेड़

मेषः

34

Snake

साँप

सर्पः

35

Squirrel

गिलहरी

चिक्रोडः

36

Tiger

बाघ

व्याघ्रः

37

Tortoise/Turtle

कछुआ

कुर्मः/कच्छपः

38

Wolf

भेड़िया

वृकः

39

Zebra

ज़ेब्रा

चित्रराषभः

Some Frequently Asked Questions and their Answers:-

What is Bear called in Sanskrit?

भल्लुकः

What is Boar/Pig called in Sanskrit?

वराहः/सूकरः

What is Buffalo called in Sanskrit?

महिषी

What is Camel called in Sanskrit?

उष्ट्र

What is Cat (He) called in Sanskrit?

बिडालः/मार्जारः

What is Cat (She) called in Sanskrit?

मार्जारी

What is Chameleon called in Sanskrit?

कृकलाशः

What is Cheetah called in Sanskrit?

चित्रकः

What is Cow called in Sanskrit?

धेनुः/गौः

What is Crab called in Sanskrit?

कर्कटकः

What is Crocodile called in Sanskrit?

मकरः

What is Deer called in Sanskrit?

मृगः/हरिणः

What is Dog called in Sanskrit?

शुनकः/कुकुरः

What is Donkey called in Sanskrit?

गर्दभः

What is Elephant called in Sanskrit?

गजः

What is Fox called in Sanskrit?

शृगालः

What is Frog called in Sanskrit?

मण्डूकः

What is Giraffe called in Sanskrit?

चित्रोष्ट्रः

What is Goat (He) called in Sanskrit?

अजः

What is Goat (She) called in Sanskrit?

अजाः

What is Horse called in Sanskrit?

अश्वः

What is Hyena called in Sanskrit?

तर्क्षुः/तरक्षुः

What is Jackal called in Sanskrit?

शृगालः

What is Lion called in Sanskrit?

सिंहः

What is Lizard called in Sanskrit?

गृहगोधिका

What is Mongoose called in Sanskrit?

नकुलः

What is Monkey called in Sanskrit?

वानरः/कपिः

What is Mouse called in Sanskrit?

मूषकः

What is Ox called in Sanskrit?

वृषभः/बलीवर्दः

What is Porcupine called in Sanskrit?

शल्यः

What is Python called in Sanskrit?

अजगरः

What is Rabbit called in Sanskrit?

शशकः

What is Sheep called in Sanskrit?

मेषः

What is Snake called in Sanskrit?

सर्पः

What is Squirrel called in Sanskrit?

चिक्रोडः

What is Tiger called in Sanskrit?

व्याघ्रः

What is Tortoise/Turtle called in Sanskrit?

कुर्मः/कच्छपः

What is Wolf called in Sanskrit?

वृकः

What is Zebra called in Sanskrit?

चित्रराषभः

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    Deep is a Sanskrit learner and teacher. He has done his Engineering graduation from IIT Kanpur. He worked in the Information Technology sector serving Investment banks for ten years. He served as a Counsellor, Life Coach and Teacher, post his corporate career. Deep pursued the study of scriptures in search of the hidden treasures of valuable knowledge shared by the Rishis. In the process, he realized the need to learn Sanskrit. He, therefore, learned Sanskrit through self-study and Certification courses. Presently he spends a good chunk of his time sharing his Sanskrit knowledge.

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