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

Currently the digital dictionary contains 588 lemma in three languages: Japanese – English and Dutch.

The last lemma is added on 2021-03-06 16:52:30 CET by RH:

EnglishJapanesePronunciationDutch
The apple of someone's eye掌中の珠しょうちゅうのたまIemands oogappel(ooilam) zijn
 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.