One man's meat is another man's poison

Submitted by agrin on Wed, 09/01/2013 - 22:49

Idiomatic translations of "One man's meat is another..."

Danish
Den mands død er den anden mands brød
Dutch
De een z'n brood is de ander z'n dood
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English
One man's trash is another man's treasure
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Finnish
Toisen romu on toisen aarre
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French
Le malheur des uns fait le bonheur des autres
German
Dem einen sin Uul (seine Eule), dem andern sin Nachtigall.
German
Des einen Freud ist des anderen Leid
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Hungarian
Ami az egyiknek jó, az a másiknak nem biztos
Norwegian (Dano-Norwegian)
Den ennes brød, den annes død
Persian
آنچه بر ما خوش است شاید بر دیگری ناخوش است
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Romanian
Medicamentul unuia e veninul altuia
Russian
Что русскому хорошо, то немцу смерть
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Spanish
Basura de unos, tesoro de otros
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Greek #1, #2, Spanish
Turkish
kiminin mutlulugu kiminin mutsuzlugudur

Meanings of "One man's meat is another..."

Arabic

مصائب قوم عند قوم فوائد

Explained by Llegó Dolor Del Corazón on Mon, 18/07/2016 - 15:50
Arabic

اى انه اذا يوجد شئ صالح لشخص فهو سئ لشخص آخر

Explained by Merna on Mon, 23/01/2017 - 16:23
Explained by Merna
English

What is good for one person is not good (or Bad) for another

Explained by agrin on Wed, 09/01/2013 - 22:49
Explained by agrin
Filipino/Tagalog

Anumang bagay na nakabubuti sa isang tao ay maaring makasama sa ibang tao

Explained by hariboneagle927 on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 01:49
Explained by hariboneagle927
Greek

Η ζωή είναι ένα αγγούρι, άλλος το τρώει και ζορίζεται, άλλος το τρώει και δροσίζεται...

Explained by Guest on Fri, 08/12/2017 - 00:53
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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

مەرج نیە هەركارێك بۆ هەموو كەسێك باش بێت
(كارێك كە بۆ تۆ باشە بۆ یەكێكى تر باش نی "خراپ"ە)

Explained by agrin on Wed, 09/01/2013 - 22:53
Explained by agrin
Russian

Что хорошо одним, может быть губительно для других.

Explained by anna.baranova.7545 on Fri, 09/03/2018 - 15:20
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