like father, like son

Kűldve: runafes Péntek, 28/12/2012 - 20:04

Idiomatic translations of "like father, like son"

Angol
a wise goose never lays a tame egg
Angol
Eagles do not breed doves
Angol
The Apple does not fall far from the tree
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Angol
a chip off the old block
Arab
الابن سر أبيه
Arab
ماشابه اباه فما ظلم
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Arab
من شابه أباه فما ظلم
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Arab
أقلب القدرة على فمها تطلع البنت لأمها
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Azerbajdzsán
Anasına bax, qızını al
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Bulgár
какъвто бащата - такъв и синът
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Bulgár
крушата не пада далеч от дънера
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Angol, Bulgár #1, #2
Bulgár
Крушата не пада по-далеч от дървото
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Cseh
jablko nepadá daleko od stromu
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Dán
Æblet falder ikke langt fra træet
Dán
Som far, sådan søn
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Finn
Ei omena kauas puusta putoa.
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Finn
Minkälainen isä, sen lainen poikakin.
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Francia
Tel père, tel fils
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Görög
Κατά μάνα κατά κύρη (κάνανε και γιο ζαφείρι / κατά γιο και θυγατέρα)
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Görög
Το μήλο κάτω απ΄τη μηλιά θα πέσει
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Görög
Το μήλο κάτω από την μηλιά θα πέσει
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Greek (Ancient)
Κακού κοράκος κακόν ωόν
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Héber
תפוח לא נופל רחוק מהעץ
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Hindi
जैसा बाप वैसा बेटा
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Hindi
शेर का बच्चा शेर होता है ।
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Holland
De appel valt niet ver van de boom
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Holland
Zo vader, zo zoon.
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Horvát
Jabuka ne pada daleko od stabla.
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Indonéz
Buah jatuh tidak jauh dari pohonnya
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Japán
この親[父]にしてこの子あり
Japán
この父ありてここにこの子あり
Japán
蛙の子は蛙
Japán
親が親なら子も子
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Kazah
Алма алма ағашынан алысқа құламайды
Kínai
老子英雄儿好汉
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Kínai
有其父必有其子
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Kínai
虎父無犬子
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Kínai
龍生龍,鳳生鳳,老鼠的兒子會打洞。
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Koreai
부전자전
Kurdish (Sorani)
چی بچینیت ئەوە ئەدووریتەوە
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Kyrgyz
Alma sabağınan artık tüşpöyt
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Latin
Talis pater, talis filius
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Lengyel
Niedaleko pada jabłko od jabłoni.
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Lengyel
Jaki pan, taki kram.
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Angol #1, #2
Lengyel
Jaka jabłoń, takie jabłko.
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Litván
Koks medis, toks ir vaisius.
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Litván
Obuoliai obelį seka.
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Magyar
Az alma nem esik messze a fájától
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Német
Der Apfel fällt nicht weit vom Stamm.
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Német
Wie der Vater so der Sohn.
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Olasz
Tale padre, tale figlio
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Olasz
La mela non cade lontana dall'albero
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Orosz
Яблоко от яблони недалеко падает
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Orosz #1, #2
Orosz
Каков поп таков приход
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Örmény
Պտուղը ծառից հեռու չի ընկնում.
Perzsa
ميوه پاي درختش ميوفته!!
Perzsa
مادر رو ببين دختر رو بگير!!!
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Perzsa
مادر رو بپسند دخترش رو بگیر
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Portugál
Tal pai, tal filho.
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Portugál
Filho de peixe, peixinho é
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Portugál #1, #2
Portugál
Quem sai aos seus, não degenera
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Román
Aşa tată, aşa fiu
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Román
Așchia nu sare departe de trunchi
Román
Ce naște din pisică șoareci mănâncă
Spanyol
Cual cuervo, tal su huevo.
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Svéd
Äpplet faller inte långt från trädet
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Szerb
Kakav otac, takav sin/Drvo ne pada daleko od klada
Szlovén
Jabolko ne pade daleč od drevesa
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Török
Armut dibine düşer
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Török
anasına bak, kızını al
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Albán, Angol #1, #2, Szerb
Ukrán
Яке коріння, таке й насіння
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Vietnámi
Cha nào, con nấy
Zapotec
Stica' yága, ngueca bandadi'

Meanings of "like father, like son"

Horvát

Kakav otac, takav sin. Kada dijete ima isti stav/karakter/način života kao i njegov otac.

Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy on Vasárnap, 09/12/2018 - 19:08
Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy
Dán

Når en søn er ligesom hans far.

Explained by SafyraSafyra on Szombat, 10/02/2018 - 06:16
Explained by SafyraSafyra
Angol

Fathers and sons resemble each other, and sons tend to do what their fathers did before them.

Explained by runafesrunafes on Péntek, 28/12/2012 - 20:04
Explained by runafesrunafes

I've tried to add an equivalent at least 14 times, and the buttons don't work,

An equivalent expression is "The apple doesn't fall far from the tree."

- BuenSabor 7 év
Filipino/Tagalog

Katulad ng ama ang kanyang anak na lalaki sa isang aspeto tulad ng sa ugali o sa mga gawa.

Explained by hariboneagle927hariboneagle927 on Csütörtök, 03/01/2013 - 16:27
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Görög

Το μήλο θα πέσει κάτω απ' τη μηλιά

Explained by Guest on Csütörtök, 07/12/2017 - 22:17
Explained by Guest
Görög

"Κατά μάνα, κατά κύρη" - για τα παιδιά που υιοθετούν τη συμπεριφορά και τους τρόπους των γονιών τους.

Explained by MantoManto on Hétfő, 12/03/2018 - 22:17
Explained by MantoManto
Olasz

Tradotto testualmente: Tale padre, tale figlio.
Il significato di questo idioma è che il figlio ha ripreso caratteristiche (positive o negative) del padre.

Explained by halcyonlorehalcyonlore on Szombat, 16/06/2018 - 17:24
Explained by halcyonlorehalcyonlore
Román

Asa tata, asa fiu

Explained by AryCrissAryCriss on Péntek, 31/03/2017 - 17:39
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Orosz

Яблоко от яблони недалеко падает

Explained by renozrenoz on Vasárnap, 15/10/2017 - 17:55
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Szlovén

Jabolko ne pade daleč od drevesa

Explained by Roland TischerRoland Tischer on Csütörtök, 09/06/2016 - 14:51
Explained by Roland TischerRoland Tischer
Török

babalar oğullarına benzer ya hani onun gibi bir şey anasına bak kızını al mantığı

Explained by ogulcanerakogulcanerak on Szombat, 09/03/2019 - 22:08
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"like father, like ..." in lyrics

amazarashi - Some What Ifs

I would cure my father of his crippling disease.
Of course, I’m too embarrassed to say such a thing out loud.
I guess it’s true what they say; like father, like son.

Neck Deep - Mekar

Karena aku selalu melarikan diri.
Ya, kau tahu apa yang mereka katakan
"Buah jatuh tak jauh dari pohonnya"*
Jangan perdaya dengan belas kasihanmu,

  • *. An Indonesian proverb, equivalent tof the phrase 'like father like son'; literally means 'A fruit will fall nearby its tree'"*"

Zap Tharwat - Noor*

He (Noor) found himself the one to catch his home and sisters before falling down.
Started he to work in his father's workshop and told everyone that he had decided to quit university.
In months he became a well-known master. Like father, like son.
But, out of sight, he kept studying . His professors appreciated him

Rolf Zuckowski - Stups, the little Easterbunny

make me feel uneasy."
Stups, he said: "I know that.
Like father, like son!"

Ost+Front - Please Hit Me

Forgive me when you see me in the mirror

Like father like son...
Blue eyes are faithful to me...

Die Krupps - 5 Million

Dirt and grime has tradition
Like father, like son.
Dirt and grime has tradition

Jean-Jacques Goldman - It's not true !

I will give it back to you
That is because of the destiny
Like father, like son
A woman can only be a whore or a good mum

Garbage - Queer

This is what he pays me for, i'll show you how it's done
Doo da doo doo doo doo, doo da doo doo doo doo
You'll learn to love the pain you feel, like father, like son

Infant Annihilator - Motherless Miscarriage

"Now we must feast on the uterus on the name of the holy sacrament."
Chomping on his mother's womb
Like father like son, he begins to fondle

Parham - Like father, like son

Hope that it's worth it, one can hope that you're enjoying yourself, ha?
Later you swallow your fear and come home and lie, ha?
Like father, like son, and everything's come full circle, ha?

Prompto - My Hentai

Anime child is given to earth
My boys a savage the city of Perth.
Like father like son hes showing his worth
We slaying some dragons we lifting this curse

Exodus - Like Father, Like Son

The punishing ways that you choose
You were always born to lose
Like father, like son
A war you've never won

Psyclon Nine - The Light Of Armageddon

Thy will be done and our Hell shall be on Earth
Like Father, like son: bathed in the light of Armageddon
Why can't you all just pray to me?

Stepson - Twelve

I fell sick I didn't tell you
It was too hard to say
Like father, like son
We pushed it away

Reinhard Mey - Message in a bottle

Like Lari und Fari
Like Stefan and Harry
And so often like father like son
Like Lari und Fari

The Word Alive - Like Father Like Son

If you're not my blood, you are my bones.
The only one I've ever known.

You showed me how to be a man.

Bruce Dickinson - Back From The Edge

now and then I wonder where the faces
from my childhood have gone
like father like son your bones it lives on glowing shadows
back from the edge

Eloy (Germany) - Love Over Six Centuries

The neighbouring landlord's even worse
And I'm supposed to marry his son
That's not my choice... you know the saying: "Like father, like son"

Pih - Don't cry

But now we’re drinking to your health.
You will see how the world functions.
Your mother will tell you: ” Like father, like son.”
Strangers will tell you that you’re a nobody.

Fler - Germany, Your Stars

I hope that he'll leave me alone too
Even if everyone hates me now: Dieter Bohlen1 is the wickest!
Boris Becker2 - like father, like son
After the semen theft, someone simply cloned the father - The poor kids, no one reads the newspaper now, man, those were the days

  • 1. Judge on the German version of America's Got Talent, amongst other things.
  • 2. Former German tennis player.