What does the word "hippopotamus" literally mean?

happy pig
big beaver
wet cow
river horse
Greek hip­popota­mus comes from hippos "horse" (as in hip­po­drome) + potamos "river, rushing water" (as in Mesopotami­a)

Answers distribution

happy pig
big beaver
wet cow
river horse
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flagFrance
5%
5%
25%
65%
20
flagGermany
11%
8%
15%
64%
90
flagthe Netherlands
8%
2%
23%
64%
34
flagItaly
20%
6%
13%
60%
15
flagCanada
10%
5%
26%
57%
19
flagthe United States
13%
6%
21%
55%
248
flagPoland
12%
5%
27%
53%
9317
flagDenmark
21%
0%
28%
50%
14
flagAustralia
40%
0%
10%
50%
10
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
8%
26%
48%
167
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
6%
28%
46%
32
flagSpain
4%
9%
40%
45%
22
flagIndia
20%
8%
22%
44%
45
flagNorway
6%
6%
43%
43%
16
flagUU
20%
0%
40%
40%
15
flagUkraine
7%
0%
53%
38%
13

Gender

men57%
women51%
happy pig
12%
11%
big beaver
5%
5%
wet cow
24%
30%
river horse
57%
51%

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