l'habit ne fait pas le moine

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally "the clothing doesn't make the monk".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /l‿a.bi n(ə) fɛ pɑ lə mwan/

ProverbEdit

l'habit ne fait pas le moine

  1. It is not possible to judge things by external appearances alone; you can't judge a book by its cover.