Sanskrit Names of Animals from English

Sanskrit Names of Animals from English –(मृगाः)

The Sanskrit names of animals in English, Sanskrit are given below in a list.

If you do not find any Sanskrit name of the animal that you would like to know, you can add to the comment and we would try our best to provide you with the Sanskrit name of that animal.

English Sanskrit Transliteration
Lion सिंहः Siṁhaḥ
Tiger व्याघ्रः Vyāghraḥ
Pig वराहः Varāhaḥ
Monkey वानरः Vānaraḥ
Bear भल्लूकः Bhallūkaḥ
Buffalo महिषः Mahiṣaḥ
Jackal शृगालः Śṛgālaḥ
Cat बिडालः Biḍālaḥ
Wolf वृकः Vṛkaḥ
Deer हरिणः Hariṇaḥ
Rabbit शशः Śaśaḥ
Elephant गजः Gajaḥ
Horse अश्वः Aśvaḥ
Bull वृषभः Vṛṣabhaḥ
Dog सारमेयः Sārmeyaḥ
Cow धेनुः Dhenuḥ
Camel उष्ट्रः Uṣṭraḥ
Donkey गर्दभः Gardabhaḥ
Goat अजः Ajaḥ
Calf वत्सः Vatsaḥ
Leopard चित्रकः Citrakaḥ



110 thoughts on “Sanskrit Names of Animals from English”

  1. @bhavna
    Well, I am not sure about a book of essays. But in the market, some text books of Sanskrit of various standards should do the job for you. Perhaps some book for 9th-10th standards would do.

  2. @lakshmi
    Hyena–तरक्षु, तरक्षुकः, मृगादनः, युयुक्खुरः
    I could not find the name for Gorilla. Will try more and let you know if I could find it.

  3. this is what i would say the best site for sanskrit… woooohoo… awesome mann… as a sanskrit student i will give it 10/10…. i am very happy..

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