out of the blue

Submitted by runafes on Sat, 29/12/2012 - 20:14

Idiomatic translations of "out of the blue"

Arabic (other varieties)
لا كان على البال ولا على الخاطر
Azerbaijani
Birdən-birə
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Bulgarian
Като гръм от ясно небе
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Bulgarian #1, #2, Croatian, Serbian
Croatian
iz vedra neba
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Dutch
uit het niets
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Estonian
nagu maa alt
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Estonian
nagu välk selgest taevast
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French
comme une fleur
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French
à brûle pourpoint
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French
À l'improviste
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French
Sur un coup de tête
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French
Comme un coup de foudre dans un ciel serein
German
Wie ein Blitz aus heiterem Himmel
German
Auf einmal
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Greek
Στα ξεκούδουνα
Greek
Στα καλά καθούμενα
Hungarian
Derült égből
Italian
Di punto in bianco
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Italian
Dal nulla
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Italian
Improvvisamente\ Dal nulla
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Kurdish (Kurmanji)
لەپڕێك دا
Kurdish (Kurmanji)
لەناكاو
Persian
غيره منتظره
Polish
jak grom z jasnego nieba
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Romanian
din senin
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English #1, #2, Romanian
Russian
Как гром среди ясного неба
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Serbian
kao grom iz vedra neba
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Slovak
ako blesk z jasného neba
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Slovenian
Kot strela z jasnega
Spanish
Caer algo como una bomba
Turkish
Birden bire
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Meanings of "out of the blue"

English

If something happens out of the blue, it is completely unexpected.

Explained by runafesrunafes on Sat, 29/12/2012 - 20:14
Explained by runafesrunafes
"Like it just dropped out of the sky." - BuenSabor 7 years ago
Greek

Κάτι απροσδόκητο

Explained by SoPinkSoPink on Wed, 17/08/2016 - 17:01
Explained by SoPinkSoPink
Greek

Εκεί που δεν το περιμένεις

Explained by Guest on Thu, 07/12/2017 - 22:18
Explained by Guest
Greek

Έξαφνα απ' το πουθενά

Explained by Guest on Thu, 07/12/2017 - 23:32
Explained by Guest
Russian

Как снег на голову, неожиданно

Explained by renozrenoz on Sun, 15/10/2017 - 17:54
Explained by renozrenoz
Serbian

Neočekivano, iznenada. Iz čista mira. Iz vedra neba. Naprečac. Iznebuha. Kao da je pao sa neba.

Explained by sajlovicnatasasajlovicnatasa on Mon, 01/05/2017 - 16:12
Explained by sajlovicnatasasajlovicnatasa
Turkish

Olması beklenmeyen olay.

Explained by alcestalcest on Tue, 08/11/2016 - 19:47
Explained by alcestalcest
Ukrainian

Несподівано, "як грім з неба"

Explained by Iouri LazirkoIouri Lazirko on Wed, 18/07/2018 - 20:28
Explained by Iouri LazirkoIouri Lazirko

"out of the blue" in lyrics

Mahmood - Money

It hurts to be alive
When you lose your pride
You leave home out of the blue

CG5 - Absolutely Anything

Absolutely anything for you
I will be aware of the ink, swim or sink
Watching out for anything out of the blue
But this nightmare's coming true

Stephanie Poetri - I Love You 3000

And all my friends they tell me they see
You planing to get on one knee
But I want it to be out of the blue
So make sure I have no clue

Adele - Someone Like You

Bound by the surprise of our glory days

I hate to turn up out of the blue uninvited
But I couldn’t stay away, I couldn’t fight it

88rising - I Love You 3000 II

And all your friends, they tell you they see
I'm planing to get on one knee
I'll make sure it's out of the blue
I promise you'll have no clue

Tiziano Ferro - In the Middle of This Winter

I want that happiness back
and to laugh loudly out of the blue.
And I don't want this freedom

Morteza Pashaei - some one

it's like i don't want to believe that she is never coming back

one day out of the blue, here in my room she told me she's leaving
i didn't say a thing cause i didn't want to hurt her feelings

Alphaville - Forever Young

So many adventures given up today, 1
So many songs we forgot to play.
So many dreams winging out of the blue
Oh, let it come true!

  • 1. sounds like: "So many adventures couldn't happen today"

Sportfreunde Stiller - The Present

I feel, with you
luck has cast an eye on me
Emerging from out of the blue
Like an image created by gods

Attack on Titan (OST) - Offer up your Heart

We would have hoped to believe there was no hell worse than this...
But the worst day for humanity has always come out of the blue...

Neil Young - Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)

They give you this, but you pay for that
And once you're gone, you can never come back
When you're out of the blue and into the black

Chico Buarque - In spite of you

How will you explain yourself
When the sky get clear
Out of the blue, with impunity
My people are gonna sing

Maanam - I love you, my darling

I love you, y darling
Like partings and returns
When out of the blue bells ring
Setting me afire

Guesch Patti - Etienne

All down the bed like this
Something for you
Coming out of the blue,
Freeze frame slow-motion

Antonis Diamantidis - Oldie Johnny

Go tell him to slip it all out right now.
Or, my Marilou, once a Sunday shines bright,
he'll be shot out of the blue twice.

Sarit Hadad - You`re a Top Gun

is One in a Million
The life is a Roulette
How out of the blue
came out the right Bet

Taemin - I’m Crying

I want to keep this memory in my heart
The scent of your wet hair crosses my mind out of the blue
Please, if I could take those hands and start walking once again

Arkona - Arkona

Out of the sea, out of the blue one there came
Oh, dear, a hostile horde of foes
They aimed their spears at Buyan**, the Sacred,
And the city fell into eternal slumber

Marco Mengoni - Kicks and Punches

I saw you leaving far and away
and then coming out of the blue
with different eyes, a different face

Malinda Kathleen Reese - Google Translate Sings: Havana

He he he he he he

Jyephphyer, only the graduates of the university are out of the blue
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