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  Words related to sheep
Definition:
  • woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat;
  • a docile and vulnerable person who would rather follow than make an independent decision; "his students followed him like sheep";
  • a timid defenseless simpleton who is readily preyed upon;

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    Hyponyms: ewe, ram, tup, wether, black sheep, domestic sheep, Ovis aries

     

    Member Meronyms: Ovis, genus Ovis, herd, flock

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: dele   Basque: ardi  
    Belarusian: авечка   Bosnian: ovca  
    Breton: dañvad   Bulgarian: овца  
    Catalan: ovella   Chinese: (miányáng)  
    Croatian: ovca   Danish: får  
    Dutch: schaap   Esperanto: ŝafo  
    Estonian: lammas   Finnish: lammas  
    French: mouton   Frisian: skiep  
    Galician: ovella   German: Schaf  
    Greek: πρόβατο   Hebrew: כבש  
    Hindi: भेड़   Hungarian: juh  
    Icelandic:   Indonesian: domba  
    Interlingua: ove   Irish: caora  
    Italian: pecora   Japanese:  
    Korean:   Kurdish:  
    Latin: ovis   Latvian: aita  
    Lithuanian: avis   Macedonian: овца  
    Maltese: nagħġa   Norwegian: sau  
    Polish: owca   Portuguese: carneiro  
    Romanian: oaie   Russian: овца  
    Slovak: ovca   Slovene: ovca  
    Spanish: oveja   Swedish: får  
    Telugu: గొర్రె   Thai: แกะ  
    Turkish: koyun   Ukrainian: вівця  
    Vietnamese: cừu   Welsh: dafad  
     
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