What does Proverbs mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Proverbs, Book of Proverbs(noun)

    an Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israeli sages (including Solomon)


  1. Proverbs(ProperNoun)

    A book of the Old Testament of Bible, and of the Tanakh, being a collection or moral maxims.

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How to say Proverbs in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Proverbs in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Proverbs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Proverbs in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Proverbs 19:21 says there are many devices or plans in every human heart. Nevertheless, it's God's will that shall prevail. That is to say obviously, God's will is bound to prevail over your own will (mark you). ~Emeasoba George

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    The worst thing about proverbs and quotations is that the fools make no use of them.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    If truthful proverbs are told to fools or pretenders, they often say it is negative and sometimes, even may try to trash it by saying that it belongs to any particular nation only.

  4. South:

    The Scripture vouches Solomon for the wisest of men; and his proverbs prove him so, The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over, acquired all that fame each of them by a single sentence, consisting of two or three words.

  5. Proverb:

    The wise makes proverbs, and fools repeat them.

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