Alma Barroca



Juan

Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
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Contribution
5106 translations, thanked 3044 times, solved 155 requests, helped 104 members, transcribed 26 songs, added 143 idioms, explained 110 idioms
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Gender
Male
From
Rio
Occupation
Linguistic thinker
With plenty of time on my hands
Interests
Literature, arts, acting, listening to songs I like, translating, writing, singing... Learn (and practice) new languages... Nurturing my passion of buying CD's and that kind of stuff, to be honest most of the translations I submit are of songs that are in my CDs. Italian and Brazilian music - as you may see, I'm a huge fan of Italian [I have also grown interested in the Sanremo Music Festival, so I'm translating almost all albums of the artists that perform there] and Brazilian music, but there are several artists from other countries and who perform in other languages that I like - and whose songs you'll see being translated by me.
About me

English teacher based in Rio de Janeiro.

Currently I'm only fluent in English (besides my native Portuguese). I know a little bit of Spanish (I had to study a year of it when I in school, but I forgot most of it). I have limited knowledge of German, Italian, Dutch and French due to me listening to songs in these languages and then searching for what their lyrics meant. I also took half an year of Latin classes back in college - it was an optative course. I'm very fond of studying languages and linguistics, I have done several assignments related to these areas while studying, and I plan to keep on doing them now.

Please read the copyright note I have written and that can be found under any of my translations around. In case you want to reprint my translations elsewhere please contact me first. In case you want to use any translation of mine as a model for yours (you want to make a translation from my translation), please do that as well.

If you like a translation, don't hesitate and click the 'Thanks' button, leave a comment or a rating. It makes me happy to know you liked what I did.

Best wishes.

Languages
Native
Portuguese
Fluent
English
Studied
French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5106 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsRatingInfo
Leonardo LamacchiaGiulia Está DormindoItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Leonardo LamacchiaO Que Resta  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marie FiskerSete Dias  English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Lorenzo FragolaTerritório  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariO Paradiso Está PerdidoItalian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Irene FornaciariHeaven Is LostItalian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariMe Conte BobagensItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaTudo Bem  Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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GiorgiaIt's OK  Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaDesert Wind  Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaVento do Deserto  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Michael BubléSer Amado  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael BubléHoje é o Amanhã do Ontem  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesMar de Rostos Sorridentes  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNão Se Apaixone Por Mim  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionNo Galho Mais Alto  French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Céline DionEu Quero  French → Portuguese-
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Cássia EllerAmnesia  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Tommaso PiniTristeza dos Tempos de Verão  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tommaso PiniSonhos Doces  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
BraschiA Cadeira Com AsasItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
BraschiThe Winged ChairItalian → English-Italian → English
BraschiTem Crocodilos no Mar  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
BraschiThere Are Crocodiles in the Sea  Italian → English-Italian → English
NoemiThe Lights of Dawn  Italian → English-Italian → English
NoemiAs Luzes da Alvorada  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alice PabaTóxicoEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAAdeus  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAA Rainha do Baile  Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
ABBADancing Queen  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Jason MrazOlá, Sua Coisa Linda  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazNas Suas Mãos  English → Portuguese-
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Carly SimonDevoto A Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOrfeu  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Rod StewartUm Beijo Sobre O Qual Construo Um Sonho  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Rod StewartLua Azul  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Rod StewartNão É Romântico?  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simone CristicchiLittle Song  Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Simone CristicchiCanção Pequena  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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DolceneraThe Voice of SilenceItalian → English-Italian → English
DolceneraA Voz do SilêncioItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroUomo solo  Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
Laura PausiniTornerò insieme a te  Spanish → Italian-Spanish → Italian
Zeca BaleiroDesire to Kill  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Tiago IorcThe Missing Sun  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Homo SapiensEla, Ela, Ela  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroO Amor é Mais ForteItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RonA Oitava MaravilhaItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroLove is StrongerItalian → English-
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Italian → English
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Marco MengoniSe Houvesse Um Outro Jeito  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LeleNoite de Natal Com Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Sergio SylvestreComo o Sol em OutubroItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Sergio SylvestreLike The Sun in OctoberItalian → English-
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Italian → English
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Michele BraviOssosEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NeffaRealityItalian → English-Italian → English
NeffaRealidadeItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaDays And DaysItalian → English-Italian → English
NeffaDias e DiasItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanHey, It's Almost Morning  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Kristin ChenowethAlguém Que Zele Por MimEnglish → Portuguese2
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1 vote
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote
Kristin ChenowethEu Tenho Uma Queda Por VocêEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonCartas Que Nunca Foram MandadasEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonSozinhaEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOs Três de Nós Na Escuridão  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Ed SheeranTudo Ficará Bem  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Valeria FarinacciJuntos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Michele BraviSe ArrepiarEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroA Itália É de Todos  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Deborah IuratoI'll Move AwayItalian → English-Italian → English
Deborah IuratoMe DistanciareiItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bianca AtzeiUm Dia Eu Voarei Para LongeEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Sleeping Beauty (OST)Once Upon A Dream  Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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NekÚnicos  Spanish → Portuguese-
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Spanish → Portuguese
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SpagnaCom Os Punhos Fechados  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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SpagnaWith Clenched Fists  Italian → English-Italian → English
Michele ZarrilloHand in Hand  Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Michele ZarrilloDe Mãos Dadas  Italian → Portuguese3
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1 vote
Italian → Portuguese
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1 vote
Chiara Dello IacovoA Revolta dos Números  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ABBAEsta Sou Eu  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariBrincando Com A Minha Cabeça  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariTo UnderstandItalian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariCompreenderItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonComo Você Pôde Esquecer?  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Anna OxaSapatos Com Solas de Vento  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoNa Sua Confusão  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoIn Your Confusion  Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandra AmorosoFor Now, For A While  Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandra AmorosoPor Enquanto, Por Um Tempo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriO Amor Possui O Bem  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriLove Owns Good  Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Laura Bell BundyDê Um Descanso Ao Meu Coração Partido  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnnalisaTodas as Outras Pessoas  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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AnnalisaAtire, Meu Amor  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Jason MrazUm Mundo Com Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteRendição  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteUm Homem  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Josh GrobanTerminando O Chapéu  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelA Última Vez  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNa Borda do Universo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesAntes  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese