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%
7%
21%
71%
14
flagthe Netherlands
7%
2%
19%
70%
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flagGermany
9%
7%
17%
66%
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flagFrance
8%
8%
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64%
25
flagBelgium
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flagDenmark
17%
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flagCanada
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flagItaly
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4%
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57%
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flagCzech Republic
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57%
14
flagUkraine
3%
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56%
30
flagthe United States
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6%
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flagAustria
9%
9%
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54%
11
flagPoland
12%
5%
28%
53%
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flagthe United Kingdom
13%
6%
25%
53%
231
flagRepublic of Ireland
14%
4%
28%
52%
42
flagIndia
17%
7%
23%
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flagSpain
4%
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flagRussia
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flagNorway
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flagUnknown
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Gender

men53%
women51%
happy pig
12%
11%
big beaver
5%
6%
wet cow
28%
31%
river horse
53%
51%

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