Open main menu

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Jeremiah 13:23 of the King James Bible.[1]

ProverbEdit

a leopard cannot change its spots

  1. One cannot change one's own nature.

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bible (King James Version), London: Robert Barker, 1611, Jeremiah 13:23: “Can the Ethiopian change his skinne? or the leopard his spots?”.