Hindi names of birds

Hindi names of birds from English

Here is a list of Hindi names of birds from English. If you would like to know Hindi name of any other bird, you can contact us or ask through comment section of this post. We will love to hear from you if you would like to provide you feedback in making these tutorials more interesting or better.

Peacockमोर
Cockमुर्गा
Crowकौआ
Vultureगिद्ध
Sparrowचिड़िया
Parrotतोता
Swanहंस
Owlउल्लू
Cardinalलाल चिड़िया though am not sure what else they might call it.
Flamingoफ़लैमिन्गो
Humming Birdगाने वाला पक्षी
Eagleगरुड़ (there is a confusion with this name as it sometimes ascribed to the kingfisher also. Not sure about it), the other name given to it is उकाब
Bower Birdकूँज
Tailor Birdबैया पक्षी
Weaver Birdबैया पक्षी(Tailor and weaver birds are taken as similar birds. In Punjabi, it is also called “bijda” but am not sure what they call it in Hindi.)
Blue Jayis sometimes referred to नीलकण्ठ, but its English name is Indian Roller Bird. Blue Jay is American bird and can’t have a Hindi name as such.
Egretबगुला Cardinal is sometimes known
Hill Mynahपहाड़ी मैना
Robinलाल वक्ष वाला एक पक्षी
Common hawk cuckooपपीहा
Canaryपीतचटकी
The Jungle Babblerघोंघाई

30 thoughts on “Hindi names of birds

    1. I am sorry but hudhud is hoopoe and not woodpecker though they may belong to the same bird family.

    1. Teetar is Guinea Fowl though Francolin is also called. But in my understanding, partridge, francolin and quial are bater and not teetar.

    1. Emu bird would be called ‘ईमू’ only because it is an Australian native bird and does not have a direct Hindi name.

    1. Teetar is Guinea Fowl though Francolin is also called. But in my understanding, partridge, francolin and quial are bater and not teetar.
      Kabootar is pigeon.

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