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Pronunciation: / sɔlɛj /

Translation of soleil in English:

nom masculin

  • 2 (à la barre fixe)
    grand circle


avoir du bien au soleil

to own property

avoir/se faire une place au soleil

to have done/to do well for oneself

(il n'y a) rien de nouveau sous le soleil

there is nothing new under the sun

le soleil brille or luit pour tout le monde

the sun shines upon all alike

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