Spanish translation of “heaven”
heaven noun /ˈhevn/
› in some religions, the place where God or the gods live, and where good people go when they die.
› the sky
He raised his eyes to heaven / the heavens. › (something which brings) great happiness
’This is heaven’, she said, lying on the beach in the sun. heavenly adverb › very pleasant; beautiful
What a heavenly smell! › of or from heaven.
heavenliness noun ›
heavens interjection (also good heavens) › an expression of surprise, dismay etc
Heavens! I forgot to buy your birthday present. heavenly bodies noun plural › the sun, moon, planets, stars.
heaven-sent adjective › very lucky or convenient
caída del cielo
a heaven-sent opportunity. for heaven’s sake › an expression used to show anger, surprise etc
por el amor de Dios
For heaven’s sake, stop making that noise! heaven knows › I don’t know
sólo Dios sabe
Heaven knows what he’s trying to do. › certainly
Heaven knows I’ve tried to help. thank heavens › an expression used to show that a person is glad something has (not) happened
gracias a Dios
Thank heavens he isn’t coming! Thank heavens for that!