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18:20 Apr 10, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: broken heart
I am saying:he was sad because he had a broken heart
Kalin Holl
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Summary of answers provided
nail était triste à cause d'une peine d'amour.Hélène Lévesque
naLe coeur briseGemmstone
na"Coeur brisé"NancyC
nail avait le coeur briséDOMINIQUE GRIFFIN


  

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9 mins
il avait le coeur brisé


Explanation:
avoir le coeur brisé= à la suite d'un chagrin, ou d'un sentiment de compassion.

DOMINIQUE GRIFFIN
Local time: 16:31
PRO pts in pair: 4

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2 hrs
"Coeur brisé"


Explanation:
Your sentence would be rendered as follow in French:

Il était triste parce qu'il avait le coeur brisé.

Hope to be of some help

NancyC
United States
Local time: 10:31
Native speaker of: Native in Haitian-CreoleHaitian-Creole

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10 hrs
Le coeur brise


Explanation:
This is the same as used in the French translation of the scriptures, so the other two are correct


    Louis Second Bible and other religious books.
Gemmstone
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22 hrs
il était triste à cause d'une peine d'amour.


Explanation:
Qu'est-ce que tu en dis?

A broken heart hardly ever refers to anything but an unfortunate love affair.
Hélène

Hélène Lévesque
Local time: 09:31
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 6

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