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16:41 Nov 6, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: unholy angel, heaven sent
unholy angel, heaven sent
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Summary of answers provided
4un faux ange tombe/arrive du Paradisyacine
4un ange impie tombé du ciel
Christian Fournier
4ange profane, par le ciel envoyérrantilla
4un ange impie, de paradis
Kateabc


  

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41 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
un ange impie, de paradis


Explanation:
However, an unholy angel is actually a demon. Therefore the translation would be "un démon". That does not sound as nice as an unholy angel though!
De paradis is "from heaven".
Good luck!

Kateabc
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 36

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neutral  FrAngXL: "du" Paradis
11 hrs
  -> Thanks for the correction. It is important to have "paradis" here (not ciel - a different connotation than original En.
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58 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
ange profane, par le ciel envoyé


Explanation:
Good luck!

rrantilla
United States
Local time: 14:53
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16 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
un ange impie tombé du ciel


Explanation:
autre proposition

Christian Fournier
France
Local time: 20:53
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4 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
un faux ange tombe/arrive du Paradis


Explanation:
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yacine


yacine
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
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