his translation | English-French dictionary



      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.

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
son Excellence
sa susceptibilité pour tout ce qui touche à son apparence
past part.
été tout pour lui
'his' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
His Eminence
his girlfriend
His Excellency
his name is
"his": examples and translations in context
What the strange sign that appears on his chest mean? Que signifie l'étrange marque apparue sur son corps? 
The rapporteur is trying with his proposals to delay the repercussions somewhat. Par ses propositions, le rapport essaie de retarder légèrement les répercussions.
failing to have his entire catch of cod monitored by a dockside observer, and an la totalité de ses prises de morue par un observateur à quai. Il doit également
How else can his secret programme of weapons of mass destruction be explained? Sinon, comment expliquer ses programmes secrets d'armes de destruction massive?
die in vain and we shall never forget his ultimate contribution in the pursuit mort en vain et nous nous devons de ne jamais oublier son ultime contribution
him an excellent choice. I am confident that he will fulfil his responsibilities communautaire et à la science en font un excellent choix. Je suis persuadé qu'il
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