The Cat is Universal although the Name for it is Different in Various Languages. Here are Examples from Around the World for the little Animal we call a CAT!!!


Albanian = Mace
Arabic = Biss
Armenian = Gatz
Basque = Catua
Belgian = Kat
Bulgarian = Kotka
Cherokee = Wesa
Cree = Bushi
Czech = Kocka
Chinese = Mao
Danish = Kat
Dutch = Poes
Egyptian = Kut
English = Cat
Esperanto = Kato
Filipino = Pusa
Finnish = Kissa

French = Chat
Gaelic = Cait
German = Katze
Greek = Ga'ta
Hawaiian = Popoki
Hebrew = Cha'tool
Hindi = Billy
Holland = Kat
Hungarian = Cica
Icelandic = Kottur
Indonesian = Kucing
Italian = Gatto
Japanese = Neko
Korean = Ko-yang-i
Latin = Cattus
Lithuanian = Katinas
Malay = Kucing

Maltese = Qattus
Mayan = Miss
Netherlands = Kat
Norwegian = Katt
Polish = Kot
Portuguese = Gato
Romanian = Pisica
Russian = Koshka
Slovak = Macka
Spanish = Gato
Swahili = Paka
Swedish = Katt
Thai = Meo
Turkish = Kedi
Ukranian = Kotuk
Vietnamese = Meo

(our favorite)

Zulu = Ikat

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