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Words: Animals

动物dong⁴ wu⁴animal
母…mu³~female animal
公…gong¹~male animal
小…xiao³~young animal
  1. Mammals
  2. Birds
  3. Reptiles and amphibians
  4. Sea animals
  5. Insects

Mammals

gou³dog
mao¹cat
niu²cattle (cow, bull)
母牛mu³ niu²cow
公牛gong¹ niu²bull
小牛xiao³ niu²calf
zhu¹pig
yang²sheep, goat
绵羊mian² yang²sheep
山羊shan¹ yang²goat
ma³horse
lü²donkey
骆驼luo⁴ tuocamel
鹿lu⁴deer
狐狸hu² lifox
lang²wolf
兔子tu⁴ zirabbit
刺猬ci⁴ wei⁴hedgehog
老鼠lao³ shu³mouse
袋鼠dai⁴ shu³kangaroo
蝙蝠bian¹ fu²bat
猴子hou² zimonkey
狮子shi¹ zilion
老虎lao³ hu³tiger
xiong²bear
熊猫xiong² mao¹giant panda
大象da⁴ xiang⁴elephant
长颈鹿chang² jing³ lu⁴giraffe
斑马ban¹ ma³zebra
河马he² ma³hippo

Birds

niao³bird
ji¹chicken
火鸡huo³ ji¹turkey
鸭子ya¹ ziduck
goose
天鹅tian¹ e²swan
企鹅qi³ e²penguin
鸽子ge¹ zipigeon
麻雀ma² que⁴sparrow
鹦鹉ying¹ wu³parrot
ying¹eagle
猫头鹰mao¹ tou² ying¹owl
秃鹫tu¹ jiu⁴vulture

Reptiles and amphibians

鳄鱼e⁴ yu²crocodile
she²snake
乌龟wu¹ gui¹turtle
蜥蜴xi¹ yi⁴lizard
青蛙qing¹ wa¹frog

Sea animals

yu²fish
鲸鱼jing¹ yu²whale
海豚hai³ tun²dolphin
鲨鱼sha¹ yu²shark
鲑鱼gui¹ yu²salmon
鲤鱼li³ yu²carp
鳗鱼man² yu²eel
螃蟹pang² xie⁴crab
xia¹shrimp
贝壳bei⁴ ke²shell, mussel
蜗牛wo¹ niu²snail
海星hai³ xing¹starfish
海马hai³ ma³seahorse
水母shui³ mu³jellyfish
鱿鱼you² yu²squid
章鱼zhang¹ yu²octopus

Insects

昆虫kun¹ chong²insect
虫子chong² zibug, worm
一只虫yi⁴ zhi¹ chong²a bug
一条虫yi⁴ tiao² chong²a worm
蚂蚁ma³ yi³ant
苍蝇cang¹ ying²fly
蜻蜓qing¹ ting²dragonfly
蜜蜂mi⁴ feng¹bee
黄蜂huang² feng¹wasp
蚊子wen² zimosquito
蝴蝶hu² die²butterfly
蜘蛛zhi¹ zhu¹spider