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How to Say "Dog" in Different Languages

 

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Abkhaz = ala

Ainu = seta

Afrikaans = hond

Akkadian = kalbum

Alacaluf = kiurro

Albanian = qen

Algonquian = athemwa

Amharic = wshsha

Anglo-Saxon = docga, hund

Apache = gshé

Arabic = kalb

Aragonian = gos

Aramaic = kalba

Armenian = shun

Arrernte (Western) = kngwelye

Assamese = kukur

Assyrian = kalbu

Asturian = perru

Atayal = huzil

Aymara = anu

Balinese = cicing

Bashkir = et

Basque = zakur, txakur

Batak (Toba) = asu

Belarusian = sabaka

Bemba = imbwa

Bengali = kukur

Berber (Kabyl) = uccay

Berber (Tamazight) = aydi

Bergamasco = ca

Bolognese = can

Bosnian = pas

Breton = ki

Bugotu = aku, iuiu

Bulgarian = kuche

Burmese = hkway:

Burushaski = huk

Cambodian = Jakay

Cantonese = gu, ku

Catalan = gos

Cham = Sao

Chechen = zh9ala

Cheremis (Mari) = piy

Cherokee = gi li, gi-tli

Chinese (Mandarin) = gou (using the 3rd tone)

Chinook = kamuks

Choctaw = ofi

Chuvash = jyta

Coptic = uhor

Cornish = ky΄

Corsican = cane

Cree = atim

Czech = pes

Danish = hund

Dholuo = guok

Dutch = hond

Ecuadorian Quechua = allcu

Egyptian (ancient) = auau, uahr, uher

Esperanto = hundo

Estonian = koer

Evenki = nginakin

Faeroese = hundur

Fijian = kolii

Finnish = koira

French = chien

Frisian = hun, dogge

Fulani = rawandu

Gagauz = kpek

Galician = can

Georgian = dzahhli

German = Hund

Gothic = hunds

Grebo = gbe

Greek (New Greek) = skyli

Greek (Old Greek) = kyon

Guarani = jagua

Gujarati = kutto

Haitian Creole = chen

Hakka = kieu-e

Hausa = kare

Hawaiian = ilio, 'iilio

Hebrew = kelev

Hindi = kuttA or shvAna

Hmong = dev

Hungarian = kutya

Icelandic = hundur

Igbo = nkita

Ilocano = aso

Indonesian = anjing

Interlingua = can

Inuit = kringmerk

Inuktitut = qimmiq

Irish = madra

Italian = cane

Japanese = inu

Javanese = asu

Kalmyk = noha

Kannada = nay

Karachay-Balkar = it

Karelian = koiru

Kawi = asu

Kazakh = it

Kikuyu = gui

Kobon (Papua) = kain

Komi-Permyak = pon

Kongo = mbwa

Korean = gae

Kuna = achu

Kunza = locma

Kurdish = seg, fendo, kelb, kik

Kyrgyz = it

Ladan = lanemid

Lampung = kuyuk

Lao = ma

Lapp = beana

Latin = canis

Latvian = suns

Leonese = perru

Ligurian = can

Lingala = mbwa

Lithuanian = suo

Loglan = kangu

Lojban = gerku

Lushootseed = sqwebay?

Luxemburgian = Hond

Macedonian = kuche, pes

Madurese = pate

Malayalam = pa tti

Malagasy = alika

Malay = anjing

Maltese = kelb

Manchu = indahon

Mandinka = wulo

Manx = moddey

Mapuche = trewa

Marathi = Kutra

Masai = ol-dia

Micmac = lmuj

Mohawk = erhar

Mongolian = noqai, nohoj

Mordovian = pine

Morisyen = lesyen

Mundari = seta

Nahuatl = chichi, itzcuintli

Nanay = enda

Navajo = lha-cha-eh

Nepali = kukur

Nggela = kau

Nicobarese (Car) = am

Nivkh = qan

Norwegian = hund

Ojibwe = animosh

Old High German = hunt

Old Norse = hundr

Oromo = saree

Ossetic = kuidz

Pahlavi = sag

Panjabi = kutta

Papago-Pima = gogs

Papiamento = kacho

Pashto = spay

Persian, Farsi = sag

Phoenician = klb

Pidgin = dok

Pig Latin = ogday

Pilipino = áso

Polish = pies

Portuguese = co

Pulaar = rawaandu

Purépecha: wíchu

Pushtu = spay

Quechua (Ancash) = allqu

Rapanui = paihenga

Romanian = cine

Romansch = chaun

Romani = juk

Romany = zhukel

Romany = rikono (means puppy)

Rotuman = kami

Roviana = siki

Ruanda = inbwa

Russian = sobaka (cobaka)

Samoan = maile

Sanskrit = svan

Sardinian (Logudorese dialect) = cane

Sardinian (Campidanese dialect) = cani

Scottish = c

Sepedi = mpaa

Serbian = pas

Shelknam = wulan

Shona = imbwá

Sicilian = cani

Sinhala = balla

Slovak = pes

Slovakian = jukel

Slovene = pes

Somali = eey

Sorbian, Wendish, Upper Lusatian = pos, psyk

Sotho, Northern = mpsha

Sotho, Southern; Sesotho, Sesuto = ntsa

Spanish = perro

Sranan = dagu

Sumerian = ur

Sundanese = anjing

Swahili = mbwa

Swazi = inja

Swedish = hund

Swiss German = Hund

Tagalog = so

Tahitian = uri

Taino = aon

Taiwanese = kao and kaẃ ar

Tajik = sag

Tamil = nay

Tarahumara = kochi

Tatar = et

Telugu = Kukka

Tetum = asu

Tigrinya = kalbi

Thai = ё, mah, soonahk

Tibetan = khyi

Tlingit = kyetl

Tocharian = ku

Tongan = kuli

Tswana = ntsa

Turkish = kpek

Turkmen = it

Tuvan = yt

Twi, Akan = okeraman

Tzeltal: tz'i'

Udmurt (Votyak) = puny

Ugaritic = klb

Ukrainian = sobaka, pes

Urdu = kutta

Uzbek = it

Venda = mmbwa

Vietnamese = ch

Vogulic = amp

Volapük = dog

Warlpiri = maliki

Welsh = ci

Wolio = mantoa

Wolof = hatch, xaj

Xhosa = inja

Yakut = yt

Yiddish = kelef or hunt

Yoeme = chuu'u

Yoruba = aja

Yucatec = peḱ

Yukagir = mane

Yup'ik = qimugta

Yurak = men

Zapotec = bicu

Zarma = hansi

Zulu = inja

 

 

Many thanks to Andras Rajki for his contribution to this page.

   
   

 

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