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Bird Names in German With English Translations

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I like to learn other languages too.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of birds in the German language.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of birds in the German language.

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 names used for different birds in the German language. The German names for birds have been provided alongside their English translations to help English readers learn them.

Bird names in German with English translations

Bird Name in EnglishBird Name in German

Parrot

Papagei

Pigeon

Taube

Crow

Krähe

Sparrow

Spatz

Peacock

Pfau

Swan

Schwan

Owl

Eule

Nightingale

Nachtigall

Duck

Ente

Hen

Henne

Eagle

Adler

Hawk

Falke

Quail

Wachtel

Flamingo

Flamingo

Partridge

Rebhuhn

Ostrich

Strauß

Vulture

Geier

Magpie

Elster

Myna

Myna

Stork

Storch

Parrot

The German word for parrot is Papagei.

Pigeon

The translation of the word pigeon in German is Taube.

Crow

The German translation of the word crow is Krähe.

Sparrow

The German word for sparrow is Spatz.

Peacock

The name of peacock in German language is Pfau.

Swan

The German name for swan is Schwan.

Owl

The German translation of the word owl is Eule.

Nightingale

The word nightingale translates to Nachtigal in German.

Duck

The word for duck in German is Ente.

Hen

The German word for hen is Henne.

Eagle

The bird name eagle translates to Adler in German.

Hawk

The German name for hawk is Falke.

Quail

The word quail translates to Wachtel in German.

Flamingo

The German word for flamingo is Flamingo.

Partridge

The German word for partridge is rebhuhn.

Ostrich

The bird name ostrich translates to Strauß in German.

Vulture

The German translation of the bird name vulture is Geier.

Magpie

The bird name magpie translates to Elster in German.

Myna

The name for myna bird in German is Myna.

Stork

The name for stork in German language is Storch.

It's the quiz time now!

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What is the German name for the pigeon?
    • Taube
    • Papagei
  2. What would you call a sparrow in the German language?
    • Spatz
    • Pfau
  3. What is the German name for the magpie?
    • Elster
    • Myna
  4. What is the German name for the flamingo?
    • Flamingo
    • Strebhuhn
  5. What would you call a hawk in the German language?
    • Falke
    • Adler

Answer Key

  1. Taube
  2. Spatz
  3. Elster
  4. Flamingo
  5. Falke

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