woordenboekKotowaza.org is an online proverb dictionary which started as a project in 2003 by Ronald Hilhorst.

Currently the digital dictionary contains 565 lemma in three languages: Japanese – English and Dutch.

The last lemma is added on 2017-10-06 18:59:34 by Ronald Hilhorst:

To be extremely busy that help from anyone is accepted猫の手も借りたいねこのてもかりたいZo enorm druk zijn dat elke hulp, van wie maar ook, welkom is

Of course some proverbs do not exist in all three languages. This is indicated behind the translation with an asterix* mark if the proverb exists in the target language.

Might you have a nice proverb which is not included in the database at the moment, please do not hesitate to contact me via the “new proverb“-page.

For any other inquiries please contact me via the contact-page.