Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
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Contribution
5559 translations, thanked 3453 times, solved 165 requests, helped 112 members, transcribed 33 songs, added 168 idioms, explained 134 idioms
Gender

Male

From

Rio

Occupation

Post-graduate student

With not so much time available

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 adding several new artists that are often forgotten having existed] 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, currently engaged in post-graduate studies in Portuguese language and Education. For that reason, I might not be around as I have been in the past months and might log in only once or twice a week.

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 one of my translations, 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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5559 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Andrea BocelliVivo Por Ela English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Andrea BocelliI Live For Her English → English-English → English
Lorenzo FragolaFale Comigo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaSuspendido Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Men at WorkQuem Pode Ser Agora? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaCom As Mãos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekCalor Humano Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesVocê Não Saberia English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesEu Fui Um Amante, Líder De Homens English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaSo Be It Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaE Que Assim Seja Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaSó Essa Canção English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaMas, Como Você Faz? Neapolitan → Portuguese-Neapolitan → Portuguese
Josh GrobanEscondido English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiago IorcAté Eu Estar Velho E Grisalho English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaOuro Negro Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Tiago IorcA Placeless Love Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Elisa (Italy)Zona Fantasma English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kerry EllisMe Salve English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Josh GrobanVocê Nunca Andará Sozinha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethVamos Nos Apaixonar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Nando ReisAll That I Can Say Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Josh GrobanO Tempo das Catedrais French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaO Anel Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Amadou & MariamPaciência Bambara → Portuguese-Bambara → Portuguese
Josh GrobanO Ouro Pode Virar Areia English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Martina StoesselEu Sou Livre Spanish → Portuguese-
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Spanish → Portuguese
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BastilleO Menor de Dois Males English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Kristin ChenowethUma Casa Não É Um Lar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaAmor Desesperado Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaFaz Frio Agora Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaThe Song of Love Italian → English-Italian → English
Nada MalanimaA Canção do Amor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaBalada Para Minha Morte Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
AnnalisaAs Coincidências Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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AnnalisaBrilha Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Green DayEstado de Choque English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnnalisaVencerei Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniE A Minha Banda Toca Rock Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
The Lion King (OST)O Eterno Ciclo da Vida Russian → Portuguese-Russian → Portuguese
MinaVocê Me Conquista English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaO Meu Quarto Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekInstável Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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NekNascidos Para Viver Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marisa MonteBrivido Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
NekAs Coisas Para Defendermos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekMe Abrace Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesBirdie Me Disse English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NekÚnicos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Idina MenzelA História Perfeita English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DolceneraThe Soul in a Teardrop Italian → English-Italian → English
DolceneraA Alma Em Uma Lágrima Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonPor Que? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonSangue Doce English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonVocê Tem Me Visto Ultimamente? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Malika AyaneOccasional Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Malika AyaneOcasional Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonParaíso English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonAmity English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonMachucada English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonSerenata ao Luar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelMundo Pequeno English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonTodas As Coisas Que Você É English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedO Homem Fez As Armas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedO Céu é Um Cigano English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonEu Entendi Errado E Isso Não É Bom English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonDe Coração English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Ben TaylorMe Divertir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyNamorado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyCigarro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyVamos Fingir Que Somos Casados English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Carly SimonPecado Puro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LPEstranhos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionRecuperando English → Portuguese2English → Portuguese
Ben TaylorMundos São Feitos de Papel English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Avril LavigneVoar English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Carly SimonVocê Quer Dançar? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonDuas Garotas Bonitas (Em Uma Noite Quente de Verão) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnnalisaE Ainda É Setembro Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Céline DionTodas As Coisas French → Portuguese-
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French → Portuguese
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ABBASentada Na Palmeira English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBASoldados English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoDê Certo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoNão Me Perca Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoSempre Me Defenda Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaUm Beijo Antes de Morrer Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaAlice e o Azul Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tony MaielloYou're Infinity Italian → English-Italian → English
Tony MaielloVocê É O Infinito Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Simone CristicchiQue Bela Gente Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Alessandra AmorosoSiga Em Frente Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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DolceneraChildren of the Chaos Italian → English-Italian → English
DolceneraFilhos do Caos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Cirque du SoleilBanquete Portuguese → Portuguese-
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Portuguese → Portuguese
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SunburnsJuventude English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAOutra Cidade, Outro Trem English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBATenha Cuidado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Joelma GiroCasatschok Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Joelma GiroI Started The Joke Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Bee GeesCasa da Vergonha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese

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