What is animal called in Sanskrit

It is very interesting to note the Sanskrit names of animal. Some of them are contextual and I will try to give the meaning of those contextual names too.

EnglishSanskritTransliteration
Animalजन्तुःJantu
Animalप्राणीPrāṇī
AnimalचेतनःCetana

(the one who is sentient)

AnimalजीवीJīvī
Animalजन्मीJanmī

(the one who took birth)

AnimalशरीरीŚarīrī

(The one who has a body)

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