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English translation: good heavens/good gracious

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21:16 Jan 14, 2003
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Swedish term or phrase: milde tid
Is this like saying "Good heavens"?
zebung
Local time: 10:08
English translation:good heavens/good gracious
Explanation:
According to Norstedts 3rd Upplagan, it means preciously what you suggest
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good heavens/good gracious


Explanation:
According to Norstedts 3rd Upplagan, it means preciously what you suggest


    Norstedts 3rd Upplagan Swedish-English
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Local time: 09:08
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agree  Terry Arness: though how it came to mean this given the literal translation I'd love to know..
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agree  linjonsson
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