Egyptian mau

noun
variants: or Egyptian Mau \-ˈmau̇\

Definition of Egyptian mau

plural -s
:any of a breed of short-haired domestic cats originating in Egypt and characterized by a spotted coat and light green or amber eyes

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Origin and Etymology of egyptian mau

Mau from Egyptian mȧu, alternate transliteration of mỉw cat, of imitative origin


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