Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Fact of the Day: Bear Cat

Panda bears are native to China, and in China they are called 大熊猫 (daxiongmao) in Mandarin Chinese. The name translates as "big bear cat"in English. 

22 comments:

  1. Cat? I don't think they look like cats at all.

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  2. Doesn't look like any cats I've ever seen!

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  3. Whatever their name, they are adorable!

    -Kati

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  4. Hahaha...big bear cat...I bet they're not as cuddle though:D

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  5. Translation brings different words sometimes.

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  6. Pandas are adorable but I surely wouldn't want to meet one in the wilds...:)

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  7. Interesting, deceivingly cute, they are wild animals after all.

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  8. The cat sees nothing wrong with that

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  9. I saw panda triplets online recently.

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  10. I've heard that they resemble the marsupial family more than bears. I guess it would be harder to market them as giant opossums.

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  11. How did you do that!? how could you write in Chinesse? Interesting name. Kisses:)

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  12. Big Beat Cat that will tear you apart. They are strong animals.

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  13. Stunning fact ! They are so cute ;)

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