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20 Bird Names in French With English Translations

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.

This article provides information about the names of 20 different types of birds in French.

This article provides information about the names of 20 different types of birds in French.

Names for Different Birds in French

Birds are an integral part of human life. When a child starts going to school, they will definitely be taught the different bird names.

Here you will learn about the nouns used for different birds in the French language. The French names for birds have been provided alongside their English meanings to help English readers learn them.

20 bird names in French with English translations.

Bird Name in English Bird Name in French

Parrot

Perroquet

Pigeon

Pigeon

Crow

Corbeau

Sparrow

Moineau

Peacock

Paon

Swan

Cygne

Owl

Hibou

Nightingale

Rossignol

Duck

Canard

Hen

Poule

Eagle

Aigle

Hawk

Faucon

Quail

Caille

Flamingo

Flamant

Partridge

Perdrix

Ostrich

Autruche

Vulture

Vautour

Magpie

Pie

Myna

Myna

Stork

Cigogne

The French word for bird is oiseau.

1. Parrot

The French word for parrot is perroquet.

Perroquet

Perroquet

2. Pigeon

The French name for pigeon is pigeon.

Pigeon

Pigeon

3. Crow

The word crow translates to corbeau in French.

Corbea

Corbea

4. Sparrow

The small, cute sparrow bird is called moineau in French.

Moineau

Moineau

5. Peacock

The word peacock translates to paon in French.

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6. Swan

The word swan translates to cygne in French.

Cygne

Cygne

7. Owl

The owl is called hibou in French.

Hibou

Hibou

8. Nightingale

The French word for nightingale is ressignol.

Ressignol

Ressignol

9. Duck

The French name for duck is canard.

Canard

Canard

10. Hen

The hen has the name poule in French.

Poule

Poule

11. Eagle

The name for the eagle in French is aigle.

Aigle

Aigle

12. Hawk

The word hawk translates to faucon in French.

Faucon

Faucon

13. Quail

The French word for quail is caille.

Caille

Caille

14. Flamingo

The French word for flamingo is flamant.

Flamant

Flamant

15. Partridge

The partridge is called perdrix in French.

Perdrix

Perdrix

16. Ostrich

The French name for ostrich is autruche.

Autruche

Autruche

17. Vulture

The French name for vulture is vautour.

Vautour

Vautour

18. Magpie

The name for the magpie in French is pie.

19. Myna

The French word for myna is myna.

20. Stork

The French word for stork is cigogne.

Cigogne

Cigogne

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