good things come to those who wait

Latvian translation: Labs nāk ar gaidīšanu

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English term or phrase:good things come to those who wait
Latvian translation:Labs nāk ar gaidīšanu

12:55 Feb 6, 2012
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English to Latvian translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / proverb
English term or phrase: good things come to those who wait
Is there an equivalent proverb in Latvian?
trsk2000 (X)
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:40
Labs nāk ar gaidīšanu
Explanation:
This is quite often used in Latvian
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Kristine Sprula (Lielause)
Latvia
Local time: 16:40
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5 +5Labs nāk ar gaidīšanu
Kristine Sprula (Lielause)
5 +4labs nāk ar gaidīšanu
Austra Muizniece


  

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labs nāk ar gaidīšanu


Explanation:
It's a very common expression, with the same exact meaning.

Austra Muizniece
Latvia
Local time: 16:40
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in LatvianLatvian
PRO pts in category: 8
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Asker: thank you Austra, or should I say paldies!


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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
Labs nāk ar gaidīšanu


Explanation:
This is quite often used in Latvian

Kristine Sprula (Lielause)
Latvia
Local time: 16:40
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Latvian
PRO pts in category: 36
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agree  vita z
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agree  freelancer1
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agree  Jana Teteris
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agree  Doroteja
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agree  mjbjosh
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