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MAMMALS
Names in 10 languages of selected mammal species in Greenland
Terrestrial mammals are listed first and below them the marine species

Latin
Greenlandic
Danish
Norwegian
Swedish
Finnish
Icelandic
English
German
French
Alopex lagopus
Terianniaq (Blue phase: Terianniaq qernertaq; White phase: Terianniaq qaqortaq)
Polarræv (Blåræv; Hvidræv)
Fjellrev; Polarrev
Fjällräv
Napakettu (Sinikettu;Naali)
Tófa
Arctic Fox (Blue Fox; White Fox)
Eisfuchs
Isatis
Canis lupus
Amaroq; Issittup amarua
Polarulv
Polarulv
Varg; Polarvarg
Napasusi
-
Arctic Wolf
Polarwolf
Loup polair
Dicrostonyx groenlandicus
Avinngaq; Narlumukaaq
Halsbåndslemming
Halsbåndlemen
Halsbandslämmel
Sepelsopuli
-
Arctic Lemming; Greenland Collared Lemming
Halsbandlemming
Lemming à collier
Gulo luscus
Qappik; Kukiffaajooq
Jærv
Jerv
Järv
Ahma
-
Wolverine; Glutton
Vielfrass
Glouton
Lepus arcticus
Ukaleq
Snehare
Hare
Snöhare; Arktisk Hare
Napajänis
-
Arctic Hare
Schneehase
Lièvre arctique
Mustela erminea
Ukaliatsiaq; Toqutsisooraq
Hermelin; Lækat
Røyskatt
Hermelin; Lekatt
Kärppä
-
Shorttailed Weasel; Ermine; Stoat
Hermelin
Hermine
Ovibos moschatus
Umimmak
Moskusokse
Moskus; Moskusfe
Myskoxe
Myskihärkä
-
Muskox;
Musk Ox
Moschusochse
Boeuf musqué
Ovis aries
Sava
Får
Sau
Får
Lammas
-
Sheep
Schaaf
Mouton
Latin
Greenlandic
Danish
Norwegian
Swedish
Finnish
Icelandic
English
German
French
Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus
Tuttu (calf: Norrak; yearling: Tuttuaraq; sub-adult female: Angajulliaq; adult female: Kulavak; old female without calf: Norraatsoq; adult male younger than 5 years: Nukatugaq; adult male 5 years or older: Panneq; Angisoq; adult male with hard antler: Ameraatsoq)
Vildren; Tundraren
Villrein
Villren
Peura;
Villipeura;
Tunturipeura;

(Tamren / domesticated reindeer: Poro)
Hreindýr
Caribou; Barren-ground Caribou Tamrener i rendrift hedder på engelsk 'Domesticated Reindeer' eller 'Semi-domesticated Reindeer'. Oprindeligt tamme rener, der nu lever som vilde rener, kaldes for "feral reindeer"
Wildren; Ren
Renne
Ursus maritimus
Nanoq
Isbjørn
Isbjørn
Isbjörn
Jääkarhu
Hvítabjörn
Polar Bear
Eisbär
Ours blanc
Balaena glacialis
Arfivik
Nordkaper; Nordlig Rethval
Nordkaper; Liljehval
Nordkapare
Mustavalas
-
Northern Right Whale; Great Right Whale; Biscayan Whale
Nordkaper
Baleine de Biscaye; Baleine de Basques
Balaena mysticetus
Arfivik
Grønlandshval
Grønlandshval; Sletbag
Grönlandsval
Grönlannin valas
-
Bowhead Whale; Greenland Whale; Greenland Right Whale
Grönlandwal; Bogenkopf
Baleine du Groenland; Baleine arctique
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Tikaagullik
Vågehval; Sildepisker
Vågehval; Minkehval
Vikval
Lahtivalas
Hrefna
Minke Whale; Piked Whale; Lesser Rorqual
Zwergwal
Petit rorqual; Baleine à bec
Balaenoptera borealis
Tikaagulliusaarnaq
Sejhval
Seihval
Sejval
Seitivalas
Sandreyður
Sei Whale
Seiwal
Rorqual boréal; Baleine noir
Latin
Greenlandic
Danish
Norwegian
Swedish
Finnish
Icelandic
English
German
French
Balaenoptera musculus
Tunnulik; Tunnulissuaq
Blåhval
Blåhval
Blåval
Sinivalas
Steypireyður
Blue Whale
Blauwal; Riesenwal
Baleine bleu; Rorqual bleu; Grand rorqual
Balaenoptera physalus
Tikaagulliusaaq
Finhval
Finnhval
Sillval; Rörval
Sillivalas; Uurteisvalas
Langreyður
Fin Whale; Finback Whale; Common Rorqual
Finnwal
Rorqual commun
Cystophora cristata
Natsersuaq
Klapmyds
Klappmyss
Klappmyts; Blåssäl
Kuplahylje
Blöðruselur
Hooded Seal; (newborn: Blueback)
KlappmÜtze
Phoque à capuchon
Delphinapterus leucas
Qilalugaq qaqortaq
Hvidhval; Hvidfisk
Kvithval; Hvidfisk
Vitval
Maitovalas
Mjaldur
Beluga; White Whale
Weisswal
Béluga; Marsouin blanc
Erignathus barbatus
Ussuk; Taqammuaq
Remmesæl
Storkobbe; Blåsel
Storsäl
Partahylje
Kampselur
Bearded Seal
Bartrobbe
Phoque barbu
Globicephala maelaena
Niisarnaq
Grindehval
Grindhval
Grindval
Grindvalas
Grindhvalur
Long-finned Pilot Whale; Long-fin Pilot Whale; Pothead; Blackfish
Grindwal
Dauphin pilote; Chaudron; Deducteur; Conducteur
Hyperoodon ampullatus
Anarnaq
Døgling; Næbhval
Nebbhval; Andehval
Näbbval; Nabbad Gomtand
Nokkavalas
Andarnefja
Bottlenose Dolphin; Northern Bottlenose Whale
Dögling: Butskopf
Hyperodon; Grand souffleur à bec d'oie
Lagenorhynchus acutus
Aarluarsuk
Hvidskæving
Kvitskjeving; Springhval
Vitsiding
Valkokylkidelfiini
Leiftur
White-sided Dolphin; Atlantic Whiteside Dolphin
Weisseiten -delphin; Springer
Dauphin à flancs blancs
Lagenorhynchus albirostris
Aarluarsuk
Hvidnæse
Kvitnos; Hvidnæse
Vitnos
Valkokuonodelfiini
Hnýðingur
White-beaked Dolphin; Whitebeak Dolphin
Weisschnau -ziger Springer; Langfinnen -delphin
Dauphin à nez blanc; Dauphin à bec blanc
Megaptera novaeangliae
Qipoqqaq
Pukkelhval; Stubhval
Knølhval
Knölval
Ryhävalas
Hnúfubakur
Humpback Whale;
Buckelwal; Knurrwal
Jubarte; Baleine à bosse
Latin
Greenlandic
Danish
Norwegian
Swedish
Finnish
Icelandic
English
German
French
Monodon monoceros
Qilalugaq qernertaq
Narhval
Narhval
Narval
Sarvivalas
Náhvalur
Narwhal
Narwal
Narval
Odobenus rosmarus
Aaveq
Hvalros
Hvalross
Valross
Mursu
Rostungur
Walrus
Walross
Morse
Orcinus orca
Aarluk
Spækhugger
Spekkhogger; Vaghund
Späckhuggare
Miekkavalas
Háhyrningur
Killer Whale; Orca;
Schwertwal
Orque; Orque épaulard; Epée de mer; Epaulard
Pagophilus groenlandicus
Aataaq; (- 1 year old: Aataannguaq; Allattuuaraq; 1-2 year old: Allaattooq; adult: Aataarsuaq)
Grønlandssæl; (sub-adult: Blåside; adult: Sortside)
Grønlandssel; ( - 4 weeks old: Kvitunge; 4 weeks - 2 years old: Svartunge; 2-4 years old: Brunsel; older than 4 years: Sadelsel)
Grönlandssäl
Grönlanninhylje
Vöðuselur
Harp Seal; - 4 weeks old: Whitecoat; 4 weeks - 2 years old: Beater; 2-4 years old: Bedlamer; Middling; Spotted Harp; older than 4 years: Saddleback; Old Harp; Saddler)
Sattelrobbe
Phoque de Groenland
Phoca hispida
Natseq; (juvenile: Natsiaq; sub-adult: Natsillak; adult: Puisaannaq; adult male: Tiggak; adult male in rut: Tiggannitsoq)
Ringsæl; Netside
Ringsel; Snadd
Vikare
Norppa
Hringanóri
Ringed Seal
Ringelrobbe
Phoque marbré
Phoca vitulina
Qasigiaq; (juvenile: Qasigiaraq; sub-adult Qasigiinnaq; old male: Qasigiarsuaq)
Spraglet Sæl; Spættet Sæl
Steinkobbe; Fjordsel
Knubbsäl
Kirjohylje
Landselur
Harbour Seal; Common Seal
Seehund
Phoque veau-marin
Phocoena phocoena
Niisa
Marsvin; Tumler
Nise
Tumlare
Pyöriäinen
Hnísa
Harbour Porpoise; Common Porpoise
Schweinswal; Meerschwein
Marsouin
Physeter catodon
Kigutilissuaq
Kaskelot; Spermacethval
Kaskelot; Hunshval; Spemasetthval
Kaskelot
Kaskelottivalas
Búrhvalur
Sperm Whale; Great Sperm Whale
Pottwal
Grand cachalot; Cachalot