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Turkish translation of “parable”

parable

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpærəbl/
a short story, especially in the Bible, that shows you how you should behave
mesel, kıssa, dinî ve ahlakî öykü/hikâye
Types of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of parable from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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