sipiyang (Mising) [ Roman: si.pi.yang]
Contributed by: Benjamin Kaman on 2010-02-07
1. Animal(Common Noun) a small wild cat of Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent. There are eleven subspecies of Leopard Cat, classified according to their wide geographic dispersal. The Leopard Cat`s name is derived from the leopard-like spots prevalent in all subspecies, but its relation to the leopard is distant, as the leopard is a member of a different genus, Panthera.