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his  

      adj   son (sa)  , ses    pl     
→ His face was very red.        
→ He took the scissors from his wife.        
→ His children are all grown-up.        
→ He spent most of his career in Hollywood.        
his father      son père  
his mother      sa mère  
his parents      ses parents  
his friend        (male)    son ami  
     (female)    son amie  
He's going to wash his hair.      Il va se laver les cheveux.  
He's cleaning his teeth.      Il se brosse les dents.  
He's hurt his foot.      Il s'est fait mal au pied.  
      pron   le (la)   sien (ne)  , les siens (siennes)      pl     
→ My work is every bit as good as his.        
"Is this his coat?" -- "No, his is black."      "C'est son manteau?" -- "Non, le sien est noir."  
"Is this his car?" -- "No, his is white."      "C'est sa voiture?" -- "Non, la sienne est blanche."  
my parents and his      mes parents et les siens  
my reasons and his      mes raisons et les siennes  
These are his.      Ce sont les siens (siennes)  .  
This is his.      C'est à lui., C'est le sien.  
Is this his?      C'est à lui?  
This book is his.      Ce livre est à lui.  
"Whose is this?" -- "It's his."      "C'est à qui?" -- "À lui."  
a friend of his      un ami à lui  
→ A close friend of his tells me that he is a great cook.        


what's-his-name   , whatshisname, whatsisname  
*  
      n   Machin *      m     
→ ... the new junior minister, whatsisname, Donald Sinclair.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
his det.
son

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
ce qu'il suppose
exp.
sa susceptibilité pour tout ce qui touche à son apparence
v.
démarrer ; débuter ; faire ses débuts
v.
coucher avec lui
exp.
son père alcoolique
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'his' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
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His Excellency
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his girlfriend
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this is his
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of his choosing

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