العين ماتعلاش عالحاجب
"العين ماتعلاش عالحاجب" के प्रतीकात्मक अनुवाद
Meanings of "العين ماتعلاش عالحاجب"
(Il-ein mate'laash 'aal haajib), The eye doesn't go higher than the brow. It means you can't transcend your given status in life.
Literally : Eye can not go higher (exceed) the eyebrow. It can bear a lot of meanings :
1- That everything is limited and no one or nothing can go beyond his/her/its limits.
2- to show modesty.
3- to express the contempt toward someone or toward his/her grade or position.
4- to say that everything is right only in its very own place or position.