Dog and Puppy in Different Languages

Last Updated on January 2, 2022 by Julia Wilson

Do you want to know what the word for dog and puppy is in different languages? We cover an extensive list of countries and how they spell dog and puppy.

Language

Dog

Puppy

AfrikaansHondHondjie
AlbanianQenQenush
AmharicWisha Buchila
ArabicKalbJuru
ArmenianShunK’vot’vot’
AzerbaijaniItPuppy
BanglaKukuraKukurachānā
BasqueTxakurraTxakurkume
BelarusianSabakaŠčaniuk
BosnianPasŠtene
BulgarianKucheKuchentse
BurmeseBirmanskiHkwaykalayy
CatalanDogCadell
CebuanoIroItoy
Chinese (simplified)GǒuXiǎo gǒu
Chinese (traditional)GǒuXiǎo gǒu
CorsicanCaneCucciolo
CroatianPasŠtene
CzechPesŠtěně
DanishHundHundehvalp
DutchHondPuppy
EsperantoHundoHundido
EstonianKoerKutsikas
FilipinoAsoTuta
FinnishKoiraPentu
FrenchChienne (feminine), chien
(masculine)
Chiot
GalicianChanCachorro
GeorgianDzaghliLek’vi
GermanHundWelpe
GreekSkýlosKoutávi
GujaratiKūtarōKurakuriyuṁ
Haitian CreoleChenChyo
HausaKareKwikwiyo
HawaiianʻIlioʻIlio
HindiKuttaKutte ka pilla
HmongAubPuppy
HungarianKutyaKölyökkutya
IcelandicHundurHvolpur
IgboNkịtaNwa nkita
IndonesianAnjingAnak anjing
IrishMadraMadrín
ItalianCagna (feminine), cane
(masculine)
Cucciola (feminine), cucciolo
(masculine)
JapaneseInuKoinu
JavaneseAsuKirik
KannadaNāyiNāyimari
KazakhÏtKüşik
KhmerChhkeKaunochhke
KinyarwandaImbwaIbibwana
KoreanGaeGang-aji
KurdishSehCewr
LatinCanisPuppy
LatvianSunsKucēns
LithuanianŠuoŠuniukas
LuxembourgishHondWelpen
MacedonianKučeKučence
MalagasyAmboaAlika
MalayAnjingAnak anjing
MalayalamNāyaNāykkuṭṭi
MalteseKelbĠeru
MāoriKuriKurī
MarathiKutrāPillū
MongolianNokhoiGölög
NepaliKukuraKukura
NorwegianHundValp
NyanjaGaluMwana wagalu
PolishPiesSzczeniak
PortugueseCadela (feminine), cachorro
(masculine)
Cachorra (feminine), cachorro
(masculine)
PunjabiKutāKatūrē
RomanianCâineCatelus
RussianSobakaShchenok
SamoanMaileTamai maile
SerbianPasPuppi
SinhalaBallāBalu pæṭiyā
SlovakPesŠteniatko
SlovenianPesKuža
SpanishPerra (feminine), perro
(masculine)
Perrita (feminine), perrito
(masculine)
SudaneseAnjingAnak anjing
SwahiliMbwaMbwa wa mbwa
SwedishHundValp
TamilNāyNāykkuṭṭi
TeluguKukkaKukkapilla
ThaiS̄unạk̄hLūk s̄unạk̄h
TurkishKöpekKöpek yavrusu
UkranianPesShchenya
UzbecItKuchukcha
VietnameseChú chóCún yêu
WelshCiCi bach
XhosaInjanaInjana
YiddishHuntHintele
YorubaAjaPuppy
ZuluInjaUmdlwane