NOM DES ANIMAUX: VOCABULAIRE

    D'après BOCQUET M, CONAN M. The millenium handbook for vet students. Polycopié. Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, 69p.


FARM ANIMALS


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Cattle

Horse

Sheep

Goat

Swine, pig

Male

Bull, steer

Stallion

Ram, tup

Billy goat

Boar

Castrated male

Ox

Gelding

Wether

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Barrow, hog

Female

Cow

Mare

Ewe

Nanny goat

Sow

Female which has not given birth yet

Heifer

Maiden filly

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Gilt

Young

Calf

Foal

Lamb

Kid

Piglet

To give birth

To calve

To foal

To lamb

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To farrow

Period of birth

Calving

Foaling

Lambing

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Farrowing

Meat

Beef

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Lamb, mutton

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Pork

Shelter/housing

Cowshed, barn

Stable

Sheepfold, barn

Goatshed

Pigsty

Sound

To low, to moo

To neigh

To bleat

To bleat

To grunt, to squeal



OTHER FARM ANIMALS


MALE

FEMALE

OFFSPRING

Dog

Bitch

Puppy

Cat, tom-cat

She-cat, queen

Kitten

Cock (US), rooster (GB)

Hen

Chick, Chicken

Drake

Duck

Duckling

Gander

Goose

Gosling

Donkey, ass

She-ass, jenny

Foal

Rabbit

Doe

Kitten


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