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June 19, 2008, 11:33 PM

Aunque la mona se vista de seda, mona se queda

Labels: Mona, Mono, Quedar, Seda
Variations (1)
  • Aunque la mona se vista de seda, mona es y mona se queda Glen, May 09, 2013
Related Idioms (4)

Translations (4)
  Translation User Date Translations Comments
Idiom or Saying A pig in the parlor is still a pig JPablo
February 16, 2017
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Translation Even if a monkey dresses itself in silk, it's still a monkey. Sancho Panther
February 28, 2009
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Idiom or Saying You can't make a silk purse from a sow's ear Rusty
June 20, 2008
6 0
Idiom or Saying You can't put lipstick on a pig Rusty
June 20, 2008
4 0

Comments (5)
June 20, 2008, 05:11 PM
Someone/something remains the same, despite a new look
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February 28, 2009, 03:48 AM
Sancho Panther
Sorry about the double duplication - I transmitted twice and got error messages, then the third attempt uploaded them all. Perhaps someome will delete two for me.
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February 28, 2009, 03:50 AM
Sancho Panther
Rusty - mona is monkey, nun is monja!
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March 02, 2009, 10:32 PM
Thanks Sancho.
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July 27, 2010, 07:15 AM
Este refrán expresa que la verdadera naturaleza de una persona siempre aparece tal cual es, por más que se intente ocultar.
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