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Blood is thicker than water

Kűldve: hariboneagle927 Péntek, 28/12/2012 - 14:33

Idiomatic translations of "Blood is thicker than ..."

Arabic (other varieties)
الدم عمره ما يبقى ميه
Bulgár
кръвта вода не става
Explanations:
Cseh
Krev není voda
Explanations:
Dán
Blod er tykkere end vand
Finn
Veri on vettä sakeampaa
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Francia
La famille, c'est la famille.
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Görög
Το αίμα νερό δεν γίνεται.
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Héber
דם סמיך ממים
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Holland
't Bloed kruipt waar 't niet gaan kan
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Japán
血は水よりも濃い
Kínai
血浓于水
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Koreai
피는 물보다 진하다
Lengyel
krew nie woda, majtki nie pokrzywy... (playful)
Lengyel
Krew nie woda.
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Maláj
Air dicencang takkan putus
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Német
Blut ist dicker als Wasser
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Olasz
Il sangue non è acqua.
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Orosz
Кровь гуще воды
Orosz
Свой своему поневоле брат
Orosz
Рыбак рыбака видит издалека
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Román
Sângele apă nu se face.
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Romanian (Aromanian)
sãndza apã nu s-featsi
Spanyol
La sangre tira (mucho)
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Svéd
Blod är tjockare än vatten
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Szerb
Krv nije voda
Explanations:
Szerb
Krv nije voda.
Explanations:
Szlovén
Kri ni voda
Explanations:
Török
Aile herşeyden önce gelir
Vietnámi
Một giọt máu đào hơn ao nước lã

Meanings of "Blood is thicker than ..."

Horvát

Krv nije voda.

Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy on Vasárnap, 09/12/2018 - 15:42
Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy
Angol

People who are related have stronger obligations to each other than to people outside the family./ something that you say which means family relationships are stronger and more important than other kinds of relationships, such as being friends

Explained by Persian_GlambertsPersian_Glamberts on Péntek, 28/12/2012 - 20:35
Explained by Persian_GlambertsPersian_Glamberts
Angol

Family is more important than any thing else

Explained by Phoenix_RisingPhoenix_Rising on Szombat, 29/12/2012 - 11:38
Explained by Phoenix_RisingPhoenix_Rising
Angol

Family is more important than friends.

Explained by fiernafierna on Szerda, 07/06/2017 - 21:32
Explained by fiernafierna
Angol

the modern interpretation is a misinterpretation. the full proverb is "blood of the covenant is thicker than water of the womb", which implies the complete opposite.

it means basically, your bond with your friends is stronger than the bond you are forced to have with family.

Explained by babyplantainsbabyplantains on Péntek, 27/10/2017 - 04:52
Explained by babyplantainsbabyplantains
Finn

Veri on vettä sakeampaa

Explained by BesoariaBesoaria on Péntek, 28/12/2012 - 16:34
Explained by BesoariaBesoaria
Finn

Veri on vettä sakeampaa

Explained by BesoariaBesoaria on Vasárnap, 30/12/2012 - 12:22
Explained by BesoariaBesoaria
Görög

Το αίμα νερό δεν γίνεται

Explained by Guest on Csütörtök, 07/12/2017 - 22:24
Explained by Guest
Kurdish (Kurmanji)

پەیوەندى خێزانى لە هەر پەیوەندییەكى تر بەهێزترە

Explained by agrinagrin on Szombat, 05/01/2013 - 23:48
Explained by agrinagrin
Perzsa

رابطە بین خانوادە قوى تر از هر رابطەاى دیگرى است

Explained by agrinagrin on Szombat, 05/01/2013 - 23:52
Explained by agrinagrin
Orosz

Узы кровного родства сильнее других уз.

Explained by anna.baranova.7545anna.baranova.7545 on Péntek, 09/03/2018 - 14:32
Explained by anna.baranova.7545anna.baranova.7545
Szlovén

kri ni voda

Explained by Roland TischerRoland Tischer on Csütörtök, 09/06/2016 - 14:52
Explained by Roland TischerRoland Tischer

"Blood is thicker ..." in lyrics

Danny Saucedo - Die For You

Even though I know she digs you a little more,
we were brothers, it was "bros before hoes"
You know they say blood is thicker than water
They should sew our hand when we promise each other

Kaaris - Zoo

The monkeys just got out of the zoo
Your corpse behind a few blocks
The blood is thicker than water
Armed like in the Clos era

Daddy Yankee - Corazones

There exists he who tramples and he who helps the human being
There exists a good friend as loyal as a brother
Blood is thicker than water, but measure it well
There exists dirty blood, take heed of Cain & Abel

Ost+Front - Poor & Rich

Poor and rich - are not equal - how much is - worth my life?
Poor and rich - for comparison - how much is - worth your life?
Blood is thicker than water.
Our blood is much thicker than bad water.

Sido - Psy

I mean, we gypsies are the best musicians in the world
Nothing can stop us, you can take away my money, but I don't care
For blood is thicker than water

Empire (OST) - Snitch Bitch

[Verse 2: Terrence Howard]
Blood is thicker than water the people say
I say people will say whatever you pay em' to say

Pinhani - Don't make me bored from yourself

How many years gone after I have touched your laugh
I did never regret for i love you
Blood is thicker than water, whatever happens it doesn' t riots
Don't make me be bored from yourself, don't make me be embarrassed from my heart

Getter Jaani - Beach house

It's time, new roads, travelling in a whole world.
To home again, us have brought them, because blood is thicker than water.
Returns to mind the time when we with you, about five years ago.

Avicii - He Frère

Il n'y a rien dans ce monde que je ne ferais.

(*) Allusion au proverbe "Blood is thicker than water" signifiant que les liens du sang sont bien plus fort qu'un simple lien amical.

Dubioza Kolektiv - Brains roll logs

For all those without štela there is a tariff

Blood is thicker than water, one hand washes the other
that's how it will be tomorrow

Shelley Harland - More Than I Can Take

But sometimes it's more than I can take
Blood is thicker than water they say
But I’ve tried to wash my blood away

Oldschool Union - In the End

Beer!!!

Blood is thicker than water
Sangria is sweeter than that

Paraziții - Non-commercial!!

Verse 1
WIth the fly opened, i'm contradicting all of you, when i say:
"Blood is thicker than water, but becomes spritzer"!
I don't have problems or signs of dependence

Johnny Polygon - Price On Your Head

Call us, call us, why the hell you don't call us?
The reason should be obvious
Blood is thicker than water is
So you moved in the jungle, then got lost in it

Oliver Dragojević - We are the same kind

Because we're the same kind
The same lineage
Blood is thicker than water
And tears too

Crematory - Shadowmaker

[Verse 1: ]
When death kills the silence - unleashed in fire
Blood is thicker than water - faith is blind
In the name of the father - fear of the dark

Impaled Nazarene - Blood Is Thicker Than Water

Lost in memories, of forgotten love
On hot summer night we were swimming naked under a moon
Lost in dreams, deep pain inside
The picture of deep love burning in my mind

Radical Face - Let The River In

Let the river in
If blood is thicker than water
Then let the river in