Is this a pigeon? is a quote and response symbol from the The Courageous Fighter of Solar Fighbird, a 90’s Jap anime collection.
The quote is noticed at a scene, the place the protagonist, Yuutarou Katori is pointing at a butterfly, asking whether it is a pigeon.
The meme is used to specific confusion about a subject.
Origin of the meme
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The shot is take from the 3rd episode of the first season of the collection, which aired in Japan in 1991.
“Is this a pigeon?” stuck on early, as many concept it was once a translation error, when it was once, actually, a direct translation of the unique sentence.
Unfold of the meme
The scene was once became a meme in 2011, when Tumblr person, Indizi dell’avvenuta disaster uploaded it.
“Is this a pigeon?” began rising in popularity after this, to start with as a “translation long past unsuitable”, and later as a meme.
It has noticed a resurgence in 2018, when object labeling memes had been produced from the unique screenshot of the scene.