What does tabby cat mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tabby, tabby cat(noun)

    a cat with a grey or tawny coat mottled with black

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  1. Tabby cat

    A tabby is any domestic cat that has a coat featuring distinctive stripes, dots, lines or swirling patterns, usually together with a mark resembling an M on its forehead. Tabbies are sometimes erroneously assumed to be a cat breed. In fact, the tabby pattern is found in many breeds, as well as among the general mixed-breed population. The tabby pattern is a naturally occurring feature that may be related to the coloration of the domestic cat's direct ancestor, the African Wildcat, which has a similar coloration. In cat genetics, pattern is unrelated to color, and so the tabby coat pattern can show up in combination with a variety of coat colors, including tortoiseshell. A cat's coat can be described as red tabby or gray tabby. Black and blue are colors that usually show up without tabby markings, but even among some cats of those colors a faint tabby pattern can be noticed. Bi-color cats can have the tabby pattern in the colored patches of their coat. For example, tortoiseshell cats sometimes display a pattern where the red-based and black-based tortoiseshell pattern is mixed with tabby markings. White spotting of any level can also appear in combination with tabby patterns; however, white is the only coat color that does not have any tabby markings.

How to pronounce tabby cat?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say tabby cat in sign language?

  1. tabbycat

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tabby cat in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tabby cat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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