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  • Qwiel Maltin - Maltese Proverbs
    Traditional proverbs and idioms from Malta, with English translations. Browse proverbs on topics such as men and women, life, death, and money.
    www.aboutmalta.com/grazio/qwiel2.html
  • Creative Proverbs From Around the World
    Proverbs search engine that permits you to search proverbs from countries and cultures around the globe. Also includes a country and culture index for browsing.
    www.creativeproverbs.com
  • Some Sicilian Proverbs
    English translations of selected traditional sayings and proverbs from the Sicily region of Italy. Includes proverbs from as long ago as the Middle Ages as well as modern idioms.
    www.bestofsicily.com/proverbs.htm
  • Samoan Sensation: Proverbs
    Idioms and proverbs from formal Samoan, the form of the langauge used by matais when discussing matters of importance. In Samoan with English translations and comments.
    www.samoa.co.uk/proverbs.html
  • Methali Za Kiswhaili - Swahili Proverbs
    Lists proverbs and common sayings Swahili, with English translations for each.
    www.mwambao.com/methali.htm
  • One Proverb
    Click for a random proverb from anywhere in the world. One Proverb also features a searchable database of proverbs and their origins, as well as content for PDAs and iPods.
    www.oneproverb.net
  • Common Greeting/Sayings in Ireland
    Irish idioms and greetings, in Gaelic with an English translation. Also includes greeting responses, terms of endearment, and curses.
    www.ibiblio.org/gaelic/Eire/7.5.1.html
  • List of proverbs - Wikiquote
    en.wikiquote.org/wiki/List_of_proverbs
  • Fagan Finder: Quotations and Proverbs Search
    Searchable collection of quotations and proverbs from Fagan Finder.
    www.faganfinder.com/quotes
  • Southern Sayings
    Collection of sayings from the American South. Includes a plain translation of each idiom for Yankees and other non-Southern readers.
    www.ashlandbelle.com/Southern.html
  • Proverb Resources
    Directory of proverb collections and resources online, including famous sayings from around the world as well as journals, organizations, and articles about proverb scholarship.
    cogweb.ucla.edu/Discourse/Proverbs/index.html
  • Palestinian Popular Proverbs
    Lists common Palestinian sayings and proverbs, in Arabic with English translations.From the Archive of Popular Proverbs in the July 1994 issue of Society & Heritage.
    www.barghouti.com/folklore/proverbs
  • Biblical Proverbs@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Old_Testament/Proverbs
  • French Proverbs From 1611
    Database of 17th-century French sayings and proverbs with English translations, from Randle Cotgrave's 1611 Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues. Search proverbs alphabetically, or browse them by topic.
    www.pbm.com/~lindahl/proverbs
  • Modern Lebanese Proverbs
    Read sayings and proverbs from Lebanon, taken from A Dictionary of Modern Lebanese Proverbs by Anis Freyha. In Arabic with English translations.
    almashriq.hiof.no/lebanon/800/890/892/proverbs/freyha
  • Wisdom of the Welsh
    Welsh proverbs, folk sayings, and idioms, organized by topics such as old age, youth, cheating, and death. Includes both original Welsh phrase and English translation.
    britannia.com/wales/proverbs
  • Proverberator
    Spoof proverb generator that creates new sayings by mixing and matching traditional terms. Includes a proverb of the day, online fortune teller, and a list of the actual proverbs used.
    www.proverberator.com/en
  • Whakatauki - Maori Proverbs
    Traditional Maori sayings and proverbs from New Zealand, in Ko Te Reo with English translations.
    www.maori.org.nz/kotereo/?d=page&pid=sp147
  • Bartleby.com: The Sayings of Confucius
    Sayings attributed to Confucius, the legendary Chinese scholar and statesman who founded the philosophy known as Confucianism.
    www.bartleby.com/44/1
  • Index of Kashmiri Proverbs
    Traditional proverbs and sayings from the Kashmir region, in Kashmiri with English translations. From Kashmir.net.
    www.kashmir.net/treasure/proverbs
 


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