I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I like to learn other languages too.
There are a number of species of insects all over the world. In this article, I will try to list a few of them and their names in the Italian language. The Italian names of the insects have been provided alongside their English translations to help English readers learn them.
|English Name||Italian Name|
Baco da Seta
The Italian name for ant is formica.
The Italian name for the locust insect is locusta.
The Italian word for dragonfly is libellula.
The name for a bee in the Italian language is ape.
The leaf insect is called insetto foglia in Italian.
The Italian word for the worm is verme.
The Italian translation of the word bed bug is cimice.
The mosquito is called zanzara in Italian.
The Italian name for the termite is termite.
The name for the beetle in the Italian language is scarabeo.
The Italian name for the spider is ragno.
The Italian word for moth is falena.
The Italian translation of the word caterpillar is bruco.
The name for wasp in the Italian language is vespa.
The name for cockroach in the Italian language is scarafaggio.
The Italian word for snail is lumaca.
The Italian name for the centipede is centopiedi.
The silkworm is called baco da seta.
It's quiz time now!
For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.
- What is the Italian name for caterpillar?
- What would you call a bee in the Italian language?
- What is the Italian name for the mosquito?
- What would you call a snail in the Italian language?
- What is the Italian name for the spider?
- The dragonfly is called libellula in Italian.
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