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British English: /ˈhɛv(ə)n/
American English: /ˈhɛvən/

Translation of heaven in French:


  • 2 (in exclamations) See examples: heavens (above)! heaven forbid, heaven forfend!
    grands dieux, non!
    heaven forbid she should realize!
    pourvu qu'elle ne s'en rende pas compte!
    heaven only knows!
    Dieu seul sait!
    heaven help us!
    que Dieu nous vienne en aide!
    heaven help him when I catch him (informal)!
    qu'est-ce qu'il va prendre quand je vais l'attraper (informal)!
    good heavens! ou, great heavens (dated)! God in heaven! thank heaven(s)!
    Dieu soit loué!
    in heaven's name stop (dated)!
    arrêtez au nom du ciel (dated)!
    what in heaven's name are you up to?
    mais bon Dieu qu'est-ce que tu fais (informal)?
  • 3 (bliss) (state, place) this beach is heaven on earth
    cette plage c'est le paradis terrestre
    the dinner/the hotel was heaven
    le dîner/l'hôtel était divin
  • 5 (Astrology) [literary] [humorous]the heavens
    le ciel
    the heavens opened
    des trombes d'eau se sont abattues


to be in the seventh heaven

to move heaven and earth

to do pour faire

to stink ou smell to high heaven

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