As verbs the difference between tales and parable
is that tales
is while parable
is to represent by parable.
As a noun parable is
a short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy.
As an adjective parable is
(obsolete) that can easily be prepared or procured; obtainable.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) plural of
(legal) A person available to fill vacancies in a jury.
(legal) A book or register of people available to fill jury vacancies.
(legal) A writ to summon people to court to fill vacancies in a jury.
* tales book
From (etyl) (=modern) .
A short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy
- ''In the New Testament the parables told by Jesus convey His message, as in "The parable of the prodigal son"
- ''Catholic sermons normally draw on at least one Biblical lecture, often parables .
To represent by parable.
- Which by the ancient sages was thus parabled . — Milton.
From (etyl) .
(obsolete) That can easily be prepared or procured; obtainable.
*, vol.1, New York Review of Books, 2001, p.306:
- The most parable and easy, and about which many are employed, is to teach a school, turn lecturer or curate [...].
- (Sir Thomas Browne)