Siamese cat

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Siamese cat
Siam lilacpoint.jpg
Lilac-pynt Siamese (Oriental)
Common nicknamesMeezer
OriginThailand Thailand
Breed standards
CFAstandard
TICAstandard
AACEstandard
ACFstandard
ACFA/CAAstandard
CCA-AFCstandard
Domestic cat (Felis catus)

The Siamese cat is ane o the first distinctly recognised breeds o Asie cat. Derived frae the Wichianmat laundrace, ane o several varieties o cat native tae Thailand (umwhile kent as Siam), the Siamese becam ane o the maist popular breeds in Europe an North Americae in the 19t century.