Arab cats Tag

Cats have a long history in both Middle Eastern and Islamic cultures, so is it any wonder that they’d be included in their proverbs, too?

Cats have been an important part of Middle Eastern culture since the days of Ancient Egypt. Indeed, back then, they were praised for protecting the pharaohs by killing venomous snakes. What’s more this duty to protect got our feline friends turned into gods, and they are even used as symbols of protection in the infamous Book of the Dead. Now, flash forward a couple of thousand...

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