WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
heaven n (religion: God's place)cielo nm
 All the angels in heaven are watching over us.
 Todos los ángeles del cielo están vigilándonos.
 
Additional Translations
heaven n (religion: afterlife)cielo nm
 paraíso nm
 She died and went to heaven.
 Ella murió y se fue al cielo.
 Ella murió y se fue al paraíso.
heaven n (state of great happiness)paraíso nm
 This is just heaven. Why can't we live in the Caribbean?
 Esto es como estar en el paraíso. ¿Por qué no podemos vivir en el Caribe?
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
be in heaven estar en el cielo
for heaven's sake interj (expressing frustration)¡Por Dios! interj
Note: a euphemism for "for God's sake" or "for Christ's sake"
 For heaven's sake, why do you keep doing that?
 ¡por todos los cielos! interj
 ¡por la virgen María! interj
heaven above paraíso n
heaven and earth n (the whole universe)cielo y tierra n
Note: This figurative use, in the phrase "to move heaven and earth", is one of the more common uses of the term.
 The chief inspector vowed he would move heaven and earth to bring the killers to justice.
Heaven helps those who help themselves expr (Take action) refránRezaba para que la tuviera presente pero Dios ayuda a quienes se ayudan a sí mismos.
 She prayed that he would notice her, but Heaven helps those who help themselves.
 refránAyúdate que yo Dios te ayudará
heaven knows interj (I don't know)¡Dios sabrá! interj
heaven knows expr (It is uncertain)sólo Dios sabe frase hecha
 Heaven knows how long it will take them in this traffic.
 Sólo Dios sabe cuando llegaremos con este tráfico.
heaven of heavens n (religion: highest heaven)paraíso nm
 I hope, in the after-life, I will go to the heaven of heavens.
 el más alto Cielo nm
 Es una ilustración de Gustave Doré que muestra a Dante y Beatriz mirando hacia el más alto Cielo.
heaven on earth n (having every earthly good)paraíso terrenal nm
Note: can be used to describe anything of great pleasure such as a vacation, a date, a food. . .
 This seaside vacation has been heaven on earth.
heaven-sent adjcaído del cielo
high heaven último cielo n
kingdom of heaven reino de los cielos nm
manna from heaven n literal (Bible: miraculous food for the Israelites) figmaná del cielo nm
 God sent down manna from heaven to the faithful people, and they were able to survive their trials.
 Para ese grupo de niños hambrientos, la comida era como maná del cielo.
manna from heaven n figurative ([sth] good received unexpectedly)regalo del cielo nm
 The inheritance I received from my great-great-aunt was like manna from heaven.
 En este momento tan difícil, el nacimiento de su hijo ha sido un regalo del cielo
 maná caído del cielo nm
 Este trabajo ha sido como maná caído del cielo.
move heaven and earth v figurative (do everything in one's power) figmover cielo y tierra fr hecha
 If I could I would move heaven and earth to make him well again.
 I will move heaven and earth to achieve my goals.
 Demostraré la inocencia de mi padre así haga falta mover cielo y tierra.
 figremover cielos y tierra fr hecha
 Voy a encontrar el anillo aunque tenga que remover cielos y tierra.
stink to high heaven adv figurative (smell terrible) apestaroler a muerto, oler a pocilga loc verb i
 personaoler como un cerdo loc verb i
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