The shoemaker's son always goes barefoot.

투고자: ϕιλομαθής, 日, 23/09/2018 - 19:59

Idiomatic translations of "The shoemaker's son ..."

Sardinian (northern dialects)
In domu de ferreri, schironi de linna
독일어
Der Schuster hat die schlechtesten Schuhe
러시아어
Сапожник без сапог
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러시아어 #1, #2
베네토어
In casa del scarpèr 'i ga le scarpe rote
스페인어
En casa del herrero, cuchillo de palo
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스페인어
En la casa del herrero, el cuchillo es de palo
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스페인어 #1, #2
아랍어
باب النجار مخلع
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터키어
terzi kendi söküğünü dikemez
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페르시아어
كوزه گر از كوزه شكسته آب مي خورد
폴란드어
Szewc bez butów chodzi.
프랑스어
C'est le cordonnier qui est le plus mal chaussé
프랑스어
Le cordonnier est toujours le plus mal chaussé
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힌디어
हलवाई अपनी मिठाई कभी नहीं खाता
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힌디어
दीये तले अन्धेरा
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힌디어
दूसरों को नसीहत खुद मियॉँ फ़ज़ीहत
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Meanings of "The shoemaker's son ..."

중국어

英文字面意思為修鞋匠的兒子總是光著腳丫。意指具有專業技能的人, 忙於為他人提供服務, 卻常常忽略了自己親近的人, 其家庭成員總是最後一個受益。

Explained by Joyce SuJoyce Su on 火, 23/06/2020 - 03:45
Explained by Joyce SuJoyce Su
영어

One often neglects those closest to oneself.
https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/the_shoemaker%27s_children_go_barefoot

The family of a skilled or knowledgeable person are often the last to benefit from their expertise.
http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/oi/authority.20110803100502785

Explained by robert.tucker.794robert.tucker.794 on 日, 05/03/2017 - 10:24
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영어

Also: The cobbler's children have no shoes
One often neglects those closest to oneself.

Explained by ϕιλομαθήςϕιλομαθής on 日, 23/09/2018 - 19:59
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"The shoemaker's son ..." in lyrics

Ana & Jorge - Accomplice/The Pekingese and the Pitbull

I’m a good speaker, you’re an amateur
Damn it!
The shoemaker's son always goes barefoot
The parrot that follows the Red ovenbird gets trampled