KAWIKAAN

root: wika (language, something uttered)

This is the preferred word for translating “Proverbs” if it relates to the Bible.

The contemporary word for “proverb” is salawikain.

mga kawikaan sa Bibliya
proverbs in the Bible

Mga Kawikaan
Proverbs

Aklat ng Kawikaan
Book of Proverbs

Mga Kawikaan ni Salomon
Proverbs of Solomon