Posted by: Dr. Y. | June 10, 2015

Proverbe Wolof sur l’Amour / Wolof Proverb on Love

Pirogues de Pecheurs a Dakar, Senegal / Fishermen's boats in Dakar, Senegal

Pirogues de Pecheurs au Senegal / Fishermen’s boats in Senegal

Ceux qui montent dans une même pirogue, ont les mêmes aspirations (Proverbe Wolof – Sénégal). – Unité de vue dans le mariage.

Those who ride in the same canoe, have the same aspirations (Wolof proverb – Senegal). – Unity of vision in the marriage.


Responses

  1. That proverb is the equivalent of “birds of the same feather flocks together”. Nice to learn that it existed in Wolof. my be our British friends translated theirs from there…

    Like

    • Thank you for sharing Uncle Aaron

      Like


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: