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fable

noun [C]  /ˈfeɪ·bəl/ us  
literature a short story that tells a moral truth, often using animals as characters: Latisha loves the fable about the grasshopper and the ant.
Translations of “fable”
in Korean 동화…
in Arabic أمثولة, حِكاية…
in French fable, légende…
in Turkish hayvan masalı, alegorik hikaye, fabl…
in Italian favola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寓言, 寓言故事…
in Russian басня…
in Polish bajka…
in Spanish fábula…
in Portuguese fábula…
in German die Fabel, das Märchen…
in Catalan faula…
in Japanese ぐう話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 寓言, 寓言故事…
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