(5 stars)


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Proverbic showcases inspiring proverbs/sayings & their meanings.

Key features:
- Proverbs in English plus their suggested meanings in English,
- Share proverbs to SMS, email, Twitter, Facebook & many more,
- Search proverbs,
- Save favorite proverbs,
- No login or registration required,
- Limited proverbs database,
- Other languages supported are Jamaican, Shona & Ndebele (more on the way),
- Ad supported.

Tips & Tricks:
> Press a proverb for the suggested Meaning,
> Get help here,
> This free version of Proverbic requires internet access but the Premium version does not (see below),
> Proverbic currently supports portrait view.

Proverbs features are from all over the world including Africa (Ghana, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Zulu, Bantu, Ashanti, Kenya, Zaire, Ethiopia, Zambia), Europe (English, Welsh), West Indies, Jamaican, America and New Zealand.

NOTE: The PREMUIM version of Proverbic works offline (no Internet connection required), download it here,

Recently changed in this version

- NEW "Quick Tips" tour at start
- Bug fixes

- Significant changes to the user interface,
- New PERMISSIONS - "Run at startup" and "Control vibration" are required to enable the app to send you occasional push notifications when new features become available,
- New: BADGES - Earn badges as you view the proverbs. The more you view the higher your badge grade,
- New: LANGUAGE - Jamaican proverbs and meanings added,
- Improved: Search as you type

Comments and ratings for Proverbic
  • (75 stars)

    by Paa Kwasi Wages on 31/05/2013

    It a very good app and it seems to portray the African ingenuity.

  • (75 stars)

    by Isaac Andriamanalina on 30/05/2013

    Very good but can't go forward

  • (75 stars)

    by A Google User on 08/05/2013

    Kuhle lokhu

  • (75 stars)

    by steve b Mapfumo on 09/12/2012

    Yes yes special chaiyo wangu on this it's cool to have it man. thanks guyz.

  • (75 stars)

    by Duncan Munhuweyi on 09/12/2012


  • (75 stars)

    by Brandy on 19/11/2012

    Helps you understand the meanings of many traditional idioms and proverbs. Daily wisdom can be displayed on your home screen.

  • (75 stars)

    by Justin on 19/11/2012

    Not for me, but i know a bunch of girls that would love it. I think ill keep it on the phone to show them. It us a neat idea and works well.