Translation of heaven in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (place) Granny's in heaven/gone to heavenla abuelita está en el cielo/se ha ido al cieloto be in seventh heavenestar en el séptimo cieloto move heaven and earthremover (el) cielo y (la) tierrashe moved heaven and earth to get her children back
remover Roma con Santiagoremovió (el) cielo y (la) tierra para que le devolvieran a los niñosExample sentences1.2 (God) [archaic]
- In Heaven he was introduced to Indra, who enrolled him in his heavenly workshops.
- At his death, he was unable to again access to Heaven because of his meanness.
- From his position in Heaven above and beyond the universe, God sits not only as creator but also as judge.
el CieloExample sentences
- But heaven help anyone who writes this line-up off this time next year.
- But heaven surely knows, that packages and bows can never heal a hurting human soul.
- And heaven help the sanity of the people who listen to it longer than it takes to switch it off.
- 2 (sky) (usually plural) the brightest star in the heavensla estrella más brillante del cielo or [literary] del firmamentothe heavens openedempezó a llover torrencialmenteto stink to high heaven [colloquial]oler que apesta [colloquial]Example sentences
- They had seen his star in the heavens and followed it to Jerusalem and then onto Bethlehem.
- He could never know what she had wished for as the stars fell from the heavens to earth.
- All of the thirteen kingdoms had been graced with a stone, and a crystal and a star in the heavens.
- 3 (in interjectional phrases) (as intensifier)(good) heavens!¡Dios mío!did you vote for him? — (good) heavens, no!
¡santo cielo!¿votaste por él? — ¿estás loca?thank heavengracias a Diosheavens to Betsy! (American English) [humorous]¡cielo santo!by heaven! [literary]¡por Dios!how in heaven did you do it?¿cómo diantres lo hiciste? [colloquial]I hope to heaven they find her¡Dios quiera que la encuentren!they gave her the job, heaven knows whyle dieron el trabajo a ella, vete a saber porquéthings are bad enough, heaven knows, without him getting involvedsabe Dios que las cosas ya están bastante mal, para que encima vaya él y se meta→ forbid 2, → name 1 1 2, → sake1 3
- 4 (bliss) [colloquial]how was your vacation? — it was heaven¿qué tal las vacaciones? — divinas or sensacionales [colloquial]you didn't expect marriage to be heaven on earth, did you?no esperabas que el matrimonio fuera un lecho de rosas ¿no?Example sentences
- The corollary of this is that meditation provides an experience of heaven.
- No one comes back - face up to what's gong on around you because this is the only heaven or hell you're going to experience.
- The city was a very heaven for such Beatles and Stones fans, and the experience put a spell on their music that is still audible.
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