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11:22 Aug 10, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase:E successa l'ira di Dio
I need to translate this sentence. It is a from a short passage in a novel. Italian to English please.
Explanation: This English rendering is consistent with the flavor of the language in the version of the Bible commissioned by King James I of England. (The "wrath of God" is an all-too-common phrase in the Bible...) An alternative translation, slightly looser, which also appears in the Bible, would be "And the wrath of God came upon them," as suggested above.
Heathcliff United States Local time: 09:14 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 504