"koho chleba jíš, toho píseň zpívej" meaning in Czech

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Proverb

Etymology: Literally, “sing the song of him who gives you bread”. Etymology templates: {{m-g|sing the song of him who gives you bread}} “sing the song of him who gives you bread”, {{lit|sing the song of him who gives you bread}} Literally, “sing the song of him who gives you bread” Head templates: {{head|cs|proverb|head=koho chleba jíš, toho píseň zpívej}} koho chleba jíš, toho píseň zpívej
  1. don't bite the hand that feeds you
    Sense id: en-koho_chleba_jíš,_toho_píseň_zpívej-cs-proverb-SQrJOMz8 Categories (other): Czech proverbs

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