Übersetzung von “devil” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

devil

noundevil /ˈdɛvəl/
the devil
=Satan; the force of evil in some religions
le diable

She believes the devil made her do it.
Elle croit que c'est le diable qui l'a poussée à le faire.
countable a demon
démon masculine

angels and devils
anges et démons
better the devil you know (than the devil you don't)
indicates a known situation or thing is better than an unknown one
un danger connu vaut mieux qu'un danger inconnu
speak/talk of the devil
spoken indicates that the person you are talking about has just arrived
quand on parle du loup (on en voit la queue)

Speak of the devil - here's Jake!
Quand on parle du loup, voilà Jake !

(Übersetzung von “devil” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

devil

noun /ˈdevl/

the spirit of evil; Satan

diable

any evil or wicked spirit or person

démon
That woman is a devil!

a person who is bad or disapproved of

diable, diablesse
She’s a lazy devil.

an unfortunate person for whom one feels pity

pauvre diable
Poor devils! I feel really sorry for them.

(Übersetzung von “devil” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)