What does proverbs mean?

Definitions for proverbsˈprɒv ərbz

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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.


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Palmer:

    Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.

  2. Proverb:

    Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.

  3. Proverb:

    The wise makes proverbs, and fools repeat them.

  4. German proverb:

    A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.

  5. African Proverb:

    The wise create proverbs for fools to learn, not to repeat.

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