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English Reference for kotowaza (ことわざ)

Kanji
Kana
ことわざ
kotowaza
Definitions
noun usually kana proverb, maxim
Example sentences
As the saying goes, "Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
"A rolling stone gathers no moss" is a saying
Proverbs are full of wisdom
This is a proverb the meaning of which I don't know
The proverb says that what is done cannot be undone
Who doesn't know such a simple proverb
The old proverb still holds good in our modern society
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