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Haitian Proverbs

Haitian Proverbs

Haitian Proverbs are a collection of centuries of wisdom from Haiti, one of the world's most mystical lands. Haiti is a mosaic of culture of all the Languages of the world, Haitian Creole is perhaps the one that relies the most on proverbs, metaphors, and great imagery. The list of most famous Haitian Proverbs for your reference listed on List of okhaiti.com // "Dèyè mòn gen mòn" - "Mountains beyond mountains" " Piti, piti, wazo fe nich li" - "Little by little the bird builds its nest"

Haitian Proverbs are a collection of centuries of wisdom from Haiti, one of the world's most mystical lands. Haiti is a mosaic of culture of all the Languages of the world, Haitian Creole is perhaps the one that relies the most on proverbs, metaphors, and great imagery. The list of most famous Haitian Proverbs for your reference listed on List of okhaiti.com // "Dèyè mòn gen mòn" - "Mountains beyond mountains" " Piti, piti, wazo fe nich li" - "Little by little the bird builds its nest"

Haitian Proverb: Dlo pa janbe trou

"Water does not cross over holes. It must first fill the hole, before it can move on."
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Haitian Proverb – Pwovèb Ayisyen

Part I Santi bon koute chè “It’s expensive to smell good.” Wòch nan dlo pa konnen doulè wòch nan solèy "The rock in the...

Haitian Proverb: Chay sòti sou tèt, li tonbe sou zepòl

"The load that you bear on your head falls on your shoulders."

Haitian Proverb: Chak pain gen fromage li

"Every bread has it's cheese"

Haitian Proverb: Chemen long pa touye moun

"A long road does not kill people."

Haitian Proverb: Chanje mèt, chanje metye

"Trade the boss, trade the job."

Haitian Proverb: Tankou ti Jezi nan po krab

"Like Jesus hidden in a shell" (Hypocrite people)

Haitian Proverb: Chwal konn longè kòd li

"The horse knows the length of its rope."

Haitian Proverb: Bonjou se paspò ou.

"Good morning is your passport"

Haitan Proverb: Pawòl anpil, machwè gonfle.

"Speak too much the jaw swell."

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