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16 Acholi Proverbs.



1. A crazy man can be recognised not by his words, but by his actions.. Acholi Proverb. A crazy man can be recognised not by his words, but by his actions.

2. A dog knows the places he is thrown food.. Acholi Proverb. A dog knows the places he is thrown food.

3. A monkey left behind laughs at the others tail.. Acholi Proverb. A monkey left behind laughs at the others tail.

4. Death is a scar that never heals.. Acholi Proverb. Death is a scar that never heals.

5. Each rat with its own whisker.. Acholi Proverb. Each rat with its own whisker.

6. Just because you are poor does not mean you have to sleep with your mother.. Acholi Proverb. Just because you are poor does not mean you have to sleep with your mother.

7. Old and new millet seeds end up in the same mill.. Acholi Proverb. Old and new millet seeds end up in the same mill.

8. Staying near the anthill turned the antelope brown.. Acholi Proverb. Staying near the anthill turned the antelope brown.

9. The first may become the last.. Acholi Proverb. The first may become the last.

10. The growing millet does not fear the sun.. Acholi Proverb. The growing millet does not fear the sun.

11. The old pumpkin in the courtyard shall not be uprooted.. Acholi Proverb. The old pumpkin in the courtyard shall not be uprooted.

12. The one who asks commits no sin.. Acholi Proverb. The one who asks commits no sin.

13. The pot of water falls from your head when you have just reached the door of your homestead.. Acholi Proverb. The pot of water falls from your head when you have just reached the door of your homestead.

14. When a lion roars, he does not catch game.. Acholi Proverb. When a lion roars, he does not catch game.

15. When two elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers.. Acholi Proverb. When two elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers.

16. Women have no chief.. Acholi Proverb. Women have no chief.

16 Acholi Proverbs