Meaning of Angora cat in English:

Angora cat

noun

  • A cat of a breed originating in Turkey, having long silky white hair and a plumed tail.

    Registration of Angora cats was originally limited to white animals, but now other colours are accepted. In the United States the breed is usually called Turkish Angora cat.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Pennant (1726–1798), naturalist, traveller, and writer.