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-'''One swallow does not a summer make'''+'''One swallow does not a summer make''' is a [[proverb]]. It stems from [[Aristotle]]'s [[Nicomachean Ethics]] and there it reads "Μία χελιδὼν ἔαρ οὐ ποιεῖ".
-"[[Μία χελιδὼν ἔαρ οὐ ποιεῖ]]".+ 
-**lat. Una hirundo non facit ver.+It comes from the [[Aesop]]'s fable "[[The Young Man and the Swallow]]".
-**Une hirondelle ne fait pas le printemps.+ 
 +==Latin==
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 +Una hirundo non facit ver.
 +==French==
 +Une hirondelle ne fait pas le printemps.
 +==Dutch==
 +Één zwaluw maakt nog geen zomer (variant: Eén zwaluw maakt de lente niet)
-→ voir μία, χελιδών, ἔαρ, οὐ et ποιέω. Expression d’Aristote, Éthique à Nicomaque (livre I, chapitre VI, 1098a) issue de la fable Le Jeune Prodigue et l’Hirondelle d’Ésope. one swallow does not a summer make Etymology An allusion to the return of migrating swallows at the start of the summer season. From a remark by Aristotle (384 BCE – 322 BCE): "One swallow does not a summer make, nor one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy." Proverb one swallow does not a summer make One instance of an event (such as the arrival of a single bird) does not necessarily indicate a trend. 
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One swallow does not a summer make is a proverb. It stems from Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics and there it reads "Μία χελιδὼν ἔαρ οὐ ποιεῖ".

It comes from the Aesop's fable "The Young Man and the Swallow".

Latin

Una hirundo non facit ver.

French

Une hirondelle ne fait pas le printemps.

Dutch

Één zwaluw maakt nog geen zomer (variant: Eén zwaluw maakt de lente niet)





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