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The thief, their partner and God

Proverb in the local language
Alla anndinaay gujjo de bangi munaafiki.
Proverb's direct translation
God didn’t tell the thief he was marrying a gossip.
Proverb's meaning
If you knew then what you know now, you wouldn't have done it.
From: Fulani
General comments
The Fulani are also known as Fulbe or Peul. They are scattered mainly across Guinea, Senegal, Mali, Cameroon, Nigeria and Niger in West Africa.

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