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Definition of Lamb

Lamb

  1. The young of the sheep.
  2. Any person who is as innocent or gentle as a lamb.
  3. A simple, unsophisticated person; in the cant of the Stock Exchange, one who ignorantly speculates and is victimized.
  4. To bring forth a lamb or lambs, as sheep.

Lamb Quotations

The wolf always charges the lamb with muddying the stream.
Elihu Root

Do I believe in arbitration? I do. But not in arbitration between the lion and the lamb, in which the lamb is in the morning found inside the lion.
Samuel Gompers

Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without the thorn.
Martin Amis

I was a creative player, but I got some bad injuries early on and I decided that if this was a jungle we were playing in then it's better to be a lion than a lamb.
Johnny Giles

Envy, my son, wears herself away, and droops like a lamb under the influence of the evil eye.
Jacopo Sannazaro
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Lamb Translations

lamb in Afrikaans is lam
lamb in Danish is lam
lamb in Dutch is lamsvlees
lamb in French is agneau
lamb in German is Lamm
lamb in Italian is agnello
lamb in Norwegian is lam, lamme
lamb in Portuguese is cordeiro
lamb in Spanish is cordero
lamb in Swedish is lamm
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