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Can You Name the Animal Group... no cheating!

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Lounge' started by Josie, Feb 8, 2018.

  1. Josie

    Josie Administrator Administrator Registered

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    A group of hippopotamus's are called......
     
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  2. arealhuman

    arealhuman Well-Known Member Registered

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    Spelling might be off, but isn't it hippotami? I could do an online search, but I haven't.
     
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  3. excuseme

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    I can't answer this now as I have just "googled" it, and that would be cheating !
     
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  4. arealhuman

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    Am I right? Or am I thinking of the plural?
     
  5. excuseme

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    You are thinking of the plural!
     
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  6. Josie

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    Yes you are thinking more plural....

    I will give you an example of a group name:

    Dogs = Pack
     
  7. Josie

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    Ah, in that case I'd go for herd then.
     
  9. Josie

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    Nope not herd I’m afraid....

    Will wait to see if anyone else knows before I reveal
     
  10. JudyN

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    A guess: a 'wallow'?
     
  11. Violet Turner

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    o_OCorrect me if I'm wrong but is a group of hippopotamus's called a pod and Heard?
     
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  12. excuseme

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    Amongst other names too.
     
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    Herd?
     
  14. Josie

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    It's a CRASH of Hippo's!
     
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    :eek::eek: Crash???
     
  16. arealhuman

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    I just Googled it (yes, I'm ashamed, I used Google to search :(): also a bloat, a raft, a pool, a herd (yes!). I'll just call them a group :D
     
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  17. Josie

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    What are a group of ferrets called?
     
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  18. JudyN

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    A stink!!

    I just made that up. I do love ferrets, but they are a bit whiffy.
     
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  19. Josie

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    Ha ha good try @JudyN but not quite!
     
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    Pack?
     

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