Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
common swan uBio Unknown
domestic swan uBio Unknown
Mute Swan C. Michael Hogan, Anage Data, Animal Diversity Web Descriptions, BibAlex LifeDesk, BioKIDS Critter Catalog, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Monthly ARKive text import , NCBI Taxonomy, NatureServe resource, Phthiraptera, PlanetScott.com images, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012, Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves, uBio, xeno-canto Bird Sounds Trusted
royal swan uBio Unknown
swan uBio Unknown
tame swan uBio Unknown
White Swan, Polish Swan, Mute Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012, Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
wild swan uBio Unknown

Arabic

Name Sources Status
تم أبيض BibAlex LifeDesk Trusted

Chinese

Name Sources Status
丹鹄(古名) Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
哑(声)天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
哑天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
疣鼻天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
瘤鹄 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
瘤鼻天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
白鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
赤嘴天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted

Chinese (Simplified)

Name Sources Status
丹鹄(古名) Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
哑(声)天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
哑天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
哑天鹅(华北名) Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Fauna Aves Trusted
疣鼻天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Fauna Aves, Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
瘤鹄 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
瘤鼻天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
白鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
白鹅(华北名) Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Fauna Aves Trusted
赤嘴天鹅 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted
赤嘴天鹅(华北名) Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Fauna Aves Trusted
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves Trusted

Dutch

Name Sources Status
Knobbelzwaan uBio Unknown

French

Name Sources Status
Cygne muet uBio Unknown
Cygne tuberculé BibAlex LifeDesk, Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel, Unknown, uBio Trusted
cygne tuburculé Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

German

Name Sources Status
Höckerschwan BibAlex LifeDesk, uBio Trusted

Greek

Name Sources Status
Κύκνος Maria Garagouni Trusted

Hebrew

Name Sources Status
ברבור מצוי uBio Unknown

Italian

Name Sources Status
Cigno reale uBio Unknown

Japanese

Name Sources Status
コブハクチョウ uBio Unknown

Occitan

Name Sources Status
Cicne mut Cédric Valmary Trusted

Portuguese

Name Sources Status
Cisne-mudo Valter Jacinto Trusted

Russian

Name Sources Status
Lebed-shipun uBio Unknown
Лебедь шипун uBio Unknown
Лебедь-шипун uBio Unknown

Spanish

Name Sources Status
Cisne mudo Vicente Zumel García Trusted
Cisne vulgar uBio Unknown

Swedish

Name Sources Status
Knölsvan uBio Unknown

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