- A rodent similar in appearance to a guinea pig but having longer legs.
Etymology: From French French, agouti or Spanish aguti, from Tupi-Guarani akutí.
- Dutch: agoeti
- French: agouti
- German: Aguti
Spanish: agutí , aí~+mn~uje (italbrac, Peru), cotuza (italbrac, El Salvador, Guatemala), guatusa (italbrac, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua), jochi colorado (italbrac, Bolivia), í~+mn~eque (italbrac, Colombia, Panama), picure (italbrac, Venezuela), sereque (italbrac, Mexico)
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