Herring is ingrained in our language
In the Dutch-speaking region (the Netherlands and Flanders), herring is a frequent guest in many proverbs. In total, we have listed 9 proverbs with herring in the lead role.
Do you know the meaning of these proverbs?
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Haring bij de vleet
‘herring by the skate’
(A ‘skate’ is a large net used by herring loggers.)