Myth about cats having 9 lives?

Does anyone know where the myth about cat's having 9 lives comes from?  I was thinking that maybe it's because they land on their feet?  But thats another questions, do they always land on their feet?


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vincomgo

In Cats

Reply To: catsarethebest

It's not exists anymore n nowhere could have.Why do u think about this question?

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nelsonfobbs

In Cats

Reply To: vincomgo

It isn't true. It's either a myth, or a popular belief but I'm sure it isn't true. I was once told that cats don't die easily.

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jezlyn

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Reply To: catsarethebest

well,as far as to my knowledge,this is a mere superstition related to evil,as according to shakespearen plays cats ,generally black ones are the signs of evil and they have close association with witches..and 9 lives can may be due to the reason that people of ancient times considered that witches would travel across,transforming themselves as cats,and nobody could harm them,even if one tried witches regenerated and no. 9 comes from magical odd number of witches i.e 3

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