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25 Bird Names in Hindi

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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 various birds in the Hindi language.

For more exposure to the language, a sentence usage section has also been provided. In this section, you can see how to use the Hindi names of birds in a sentence.

Hindi Names of Birds

#English NameHindi Name

1

Parrot

Tota

2

Pigeon

Kabootar

3

Crow

Kaooyaa

4

Sparrow

Chiriyaa

5

Peacock

Mor

6

Swan

Hans

7

Owl

Ulloo

8

Nightingale

Koyal

9

Duck

Batakh

10

Cock

Murga

11

Eagle

Cheel

12

Hawk

Baaz

13

Quail

Bater

14

Flamingo

Raajhans

15

Partridge

Titar

16

Ostrich

Shaturmurgh

17

Vulture

Gidh

18

Woodpecker

Hudhud

19

White-breasted Waterhen

Jalmurgi

20

Magpie

Adhela

21

Swallow

Abaabeel

22

Crane

Saaras

23

Myna

Maina

24

Stork

Bagula

25

Cockatoo

Kaakaatua

1. Parrot

The parrot is called tota in Hindi.

Parrot|Tota

Parrot|Tota

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: A parrot can sometimes make you embarrassed.

Hindi Translation: Ek Tota kabhi-kabhi aapko sharminda kar sakta hai.

2. Pigeon

The noun used for "pigeon" in Hindi is kabootar.

Pigeon|Kabootar

Pigeon|Kabootar

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: I was feeding my pigeon.

Hindi Translation: Main apne kabootar ko chaara charaa rahaa tha.

3. Crow

The crow is called kaooyaa in Hindi.

Crow|Kaooyaa

Crow|Kaooyaa

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The crow picked up a chapati from the plate.

Hindi Translation: Kaooyaa thaali mein se roti uthaa kar le geya.

4. Sparrow

The small, cute sparrow bird is called chiriyaa in Hindi.

Sparrow|Chiriyaa

Sparrow|Chiriyaa

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: A sparrow alighted on the branch.

Hindi Translation: Ek Chiriyaa shakhaa par utar aayi.

5. Peacock

The Hindi noun for the peacock, the national bird of India, is mor.

Peacock|Mor

Peacock|Mor

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: A peacock was dancing in the field.

Hindi Translation: Khet mein ek mor naach raha thaa.

6. Swan

The white swan is called hans in Hindi.

Swan|Hans

Swan|Hans

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The swan is a beautiful bird.

Hindi Translation: Hans ek sundar pakshi hai.

7. Owl

The Hindi name for "owl" is ulloo. This bird name is also used as a slang for "moron" in Hindi.

Owl|Ulloo

Owl|Ulloo

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The owl can be seen at night only.

Hindi Translation: Ulloo keval raat ko hee dekha jaa sakta hai.

8. Nightingale

The Hindi name for nightingale is koyal.

Nightingale|Koyal

Nightingale|Koyal

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The nightingale was anciently selected as the best example of a perfect singer.

Hindi Translation: Purane zamane mein Koyal ko sabse bariya gaayak maana jaata tha.

9. Duck

The beautiful duck is called batakh in Hindi.

Duck|Batakh

Duck|Batakh

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: We saw a duck in the pond.

Hindi Translation: Hamne taalaab mein ek Batakh dekhi.

10. Cock

The Hindi name for "cock" is murga.

Cock|Murga

Cock|Murga

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The cock whistles in the morning.

Hindi Translation: Murga subah uth kar baang deta hai.

11. Eagle

The Hindi name for an eagle is cheel.

Eagle|Cheel

Eagle|Cheel

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The eagle flies very high.

Hindi Translation: Cheel bahut oonchaa urti hai.

12. Hawk

The hawk is called baaz in Hindi.

Hawk|Baaz

Hawk|Baaz

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: A hawk was hovering around the hill.

Hindi Translation: Pahaar ke ird-gird ek Baaz mandraa raha tha.

13. Quail

The noun for "quail" in Hindi is bater.

Quail|Bater

Quail|Bater

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: We saw some quails in the woods.

Hindi Translation: Hambe jungle mein kuch Bater dekhe.

14. Flamingo

The Hindi name for the flamingo is raajhans.

Flamingo|Raajhans

Flamingo|Raajhans

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: I love to see the flamingo.

Hindi Translation: Mujhe Raajhans dekhna bahut pasand hai.

15. Partridge

The partridge is called titar in Hindi.

Partridge|Titar

Partridge|Titar

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: An adult partridge can weigh about 16 ounces.

Hindi Translation: Ek vayasak Titar ka bhaar lagbhag 16 ons ho sakta hai.

16. Ostrich

The ostrich is called shaturmurgh in Hindi.

Ostrick|Shaturmurgh

Ostrick|Shaturmurgh

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The ostrich is the national bird of Australia.

Hindi Translation: Shaturmurgh Australia kaa raashtriya pakshi hai.

17. Vulture

The vulture is called gidh in Hindi.

Vulture|Gidh

Vulture|Gidh

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The vulture is a carnivorous creature.

Hindi Translation: Gidh ek maansbhakshi jeev hai.

18. Woodpecker

The Hindi name for woodpecker is hudhud.

Woodpecker|Hudhud

Woodpecker|Hudhud

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The woodpecker pecked a hole in the tree.

Hindi Translation: Hudhud ne per mein ek shed kiya.

19. White-breasted Waterhen

The white-breasted waterhen is called jalmurgi in Hindi.

White-breasted Waterhen| Jalmurgi

White-breasted Waterhen| Jalmurgi

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: It is very difficult task to catch a white-breasted waterhen.

Hindi Translation: Ek Jalmurgi ko pakar paana bahut mushkil kaam hai.

20. Magpie

The magpie is called adhela in Hindi.

Magpie|Adhela

Magpie|Adhela

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: Up in a nearby tree, we saw the magpie.

Hindi Translation: Paas hee ek per ke upar hamne Adhela dekha.

21. Swallow

The Hindi name for swallow is abaabeel.

Swallow|Abaabeel

Swallow|Abaabeel

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The swallow is the national bird of Austria.

Hindi Translation: Abaabeel Austria kaa rashtriya pakshi hai.

22. Crane

The crane is called saaras in Hindi.

Crane|Saaras

Crane|Saaras

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: We saw a beautiful crane at the bank of the river.

Hindi Translation: Hamne nadi ke kinare par ek sundar Saaras dekha.

23. Myna

The myna is called maina in Hindi.

Myna|Maina

Myna|Maina

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: This Myna is smart.

Hindi Translation: Yeh Maina chatur hai.

24. Stork

The Hindi name for "stork" is bagula.

Stork|Bagula

Stork|Bagula

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The stork can eat fish.

Hindi Translation: Bagula machhli khaa sakta hai.

25. Cockatoo

The Hindi name for "cockatoo: is kaakaatuaa.

Cockatoo|Kaakaatua

Cockatoo|Kaakaatua

Sentence Usage

English Sentence: The streaked hair of the cockatoo makes it different from other birds.

Hindi Translation: Kaakaatua ke rekhadaar baal isse baaki pakshiyon se alag banate hain.

It's the quiz time!

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

  1. What is the Hindi name for sparrow?
    • Tota
    • Shaturmurgh
    • Chiriyaa
  2. ......................... is the Hindi name for quail.
    • Baaz
    • Cheel
    • Bater
  3. Flamingo is called raajhans in Hindi.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. Chiriyaa
  2. Bater
  3. True

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