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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flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
5%
15%
78%
19
flagthe Netherlands
6%
2%
18%
73%
49
flagSwitzerland
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21%
71%
14
flagGermany
7%
7%
18%
66%
152
flagFrance
8%
8%
20%
64%
25
flagItaly
25%
4%
12%
58%
24
flagDenmark
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58%
17
flagCanada
14%
4%
23%
57%
21
flagCzech Republic
21%
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57%
14
flagAustralia
35%
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57%
14
flagthe United States
12%
6%
23%
55%
300
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
6%
24%
54%
267
flagUkraine
3%
6%
35%
54%
31
flagPoland
12%
5%
28%
52%
13258
flagRepublic of Ireland
15%
6%
26%
51%
45
flagSweden
0%
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42%
50%
14
flagIndia
21%
9%
18%
46%
64
flagSpain
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44%
25
flagNorway
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flagUnknown
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36%
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Gender

men51%
women50%
happy pig
12%
11%
big beaver
5%
6%
wet cow
30%
31%
river horse
51%
50%

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