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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 569 lemma in three languages: Japanese – English and Dutch.

The last lemma is added on 2017-11-04 09:51:31 by Ronald Hilhorst:

EnglishJapanesePronunciationDutch
Let sleeping dogs lie寝た子を起こすねたこをおこすmen moet geen slapende honden wakker maken

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.