Chinese catchphrases are extremely popular online so today we're showing actually have a meaning, it is a modal word like “Oops”, “ta- da ” or “boing! . Another popular catphrase in China is about being a rich and a bitch. The king of Pop Cat and his friends. Here's what some of these iconic cats are called in Chinese. 达斯·维达 Dá sī·wéi dá – Darth Vader. The maneki-neko is a common Japanese figurine (lucky charm, talisman) which is often ornaments, as well as large statues. It is also sometimes called the " Chinese lucky cat " due to its popularity among Chinese merchants.