Sanskrit names of some reptiles

Below is the list of names of some reptiles for common usage:

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English Sanskrit Transliteration
Frog मण्डूकः Maṇḍūkaḥ
Fish मत्स्यः Matsyaḥ
Tortoise कूर्मः Kūrmaḥ
Crocodile मकरः Makaraḥ
Snake सर्पः Sarpaḥ
Crab कर्कटः Karkaṭaḥ
House Lizard गृहगोधिका Gṛhagodhikā
Scorpion वृश्चिकः Vṛścikaḥ

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