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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flagGreece
0%
0%
10%
90%
10
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
7%
23%
69%
13
flagGermany
8%
7%
16%
67%
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flagthe Netherlands
8%
2%
21%
67%
37
flagFrance
8%
8%
20%
64%
25
flagItaly
25%
5%
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60%
20
flagDenmark
17%
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17
flagCanada
14%
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23%
57%
21
flagPoland
12%
5%
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54%
10480
flagthe United States
14%
6%
22%
54%
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flagAustria
9%
9%
27%
54%
11
flagCzech Republic
23%
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53%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
7%
25%
52%
208
flagRepublic of Ireland
15%
5%
28%
51%
39
flagAustralia
40%
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10
flagIndia
18%
8%
24%
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50
flagSpain
4%
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flagUkraine
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flagNorway
6%
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flagUnknown
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Gender

men57%
women51%
happy pig
11%
11%
big beaver
5%
6%
wet cow
25%
30%
river horse
57%
51%

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