Alma Barroca

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5801 translations, thanked 3745 times, solved 176 requests, helped 118 members, transcribed 35 songs, added 172 idioms, explained 139 idioms, left 11274 comments





Teacher / Researcher

Studying a lot


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.

French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5801 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

Carly SimonAs Esposas Estão Em Connecticut English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinO Abraço Mais Bonito Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyApareça Aqui English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyÉ Isso Que Anjos Fazem English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyLua Tola English → Portuguese
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English → Portuguese
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Giusy FerreriVocê Me Escolheu Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriO Mar Imenso Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NekQuantas Coisas Você É Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NekPara Não Morrer Nunca Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NekSe Você Não Amar Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NekAs Minhas Mãos Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Bee GeesCom O Sol Nos Meus Olhos English → Portuguese2
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Bee GeesO Senhor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoWe'll Dance With the Lights Off Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Deborah IuratoDançaremos Com As Luzes Apagadas Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
AnnalisaInverno Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
AnnalisaI Could Get Used Italian → English
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Italian → English
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AnnalisaEu Poderia Me Acostumar Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marco CartaEu Te Amo Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marco CartaSorrirei Para Você Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Marco CartaFeche Os Olhos Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroTenho Te Esperado Por Anos Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroO Pior Passou Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroAlessandra Sempre Será Mais Bonita Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Carly SimonDeveria Ser Eu English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonSó Um Pecador English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonTantas Pessoas Para Amar English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonMe Aceite Como Eu Sou English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonQue Fim Levou Ela? English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoPequenas Coisas Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Kerry EllisTerra do Perigo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Kerry EllisEu Poderia Ter Dançado A Noite Toda English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Dear JackUm Erro Juntos Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyEntre Eu e Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Dear JackO Melhor Momento English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Quartetto CetraUm Beijo À Meia Noite Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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Kristin ChenowethRapaz English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethDesesperançosamente Devota a Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiThe Trip Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Eros RamazzottiA Viagem Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiI'm You Spanish → English
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Spanish → English
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Fabrizio MoroMelodia de Junho Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroIt Seems Impossible Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Fabrizio MoroParece Impossível Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroThe Complicity Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Fabrizio MoroA Cumplicidade Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiEu Sou Você Spanish → PortugueseSpanish → Portuguese
National Anthems & Patriotic SongsLesoto, Terra dos Nossos Pais Sotho → PortugueseSotho → Portuguese
Anna OxaOpen Your Eyes Italian → EnglishItalian → English
National Anthems & Patriotic SongsLesotho, Land of our Fathers Sotho → English
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Sotho → English
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Anna OxaAbra Os Olhos Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroA Olimpíada Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuMy New Face Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Valerio ScanuO Meu Rosto Novo Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuMelhor Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Robin GibbEu Sou O Mundo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Robin GibbMãe De Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Tony MaielloConfie Em Mim Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Tristan TzaraTo make a Dadaist poem French → English2French → English
Tristan TzaraPara Fazer Um Poema Dadaísta French → PortugueseFrench → Portuguese
Carly SimonDuelo Final English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonSuba As Escadas English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marco MengoniEu Não Percebo Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniAté Ontem Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariIrmãs da Itália Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariDragons in the Sky Italian → English
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Italian → English
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Irene FornaciariDragões No Céu Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Bee GeesPare (Pense Duas Vezes) English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Bee GeesCharade English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Bee GeesEu Ainda Te Amo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Bee GeesComo Se Apaixonar, Parte 1 English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Bee GeesDê Uma Mão, Pegue Uma Mão English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonUma Lenda No Seu Próprio Tempo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Carly SimonVocê Pertence A Mim English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Dias Perolados English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Grupo ExtraSe Você Fosse Minha Spanish → PortugueseSpanish → Portuguese
Marco MengoniNatal Sem Presentes Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniMeu Coração Magnético English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marco MengoniO Nosso Verão Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniAs Coisas Que Eu Não Tenho Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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Kerry EllisQuem Vai Acreditar? English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBABuraco Em Sua Alma English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBAEscorregando Pelos Meus Dedos English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
KarimaShivers and Problems Italian → EnglishItalian → English
KarimaArrepios e Problemas Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
ABBAMinha Mãe Disse English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBAA Canção do King Kong English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBAEu Tenho Esperado Por Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBAVou Te Cantar Minha Canção de Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
ABBAMundo Louco English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Robin GibbAonde Quer Que Você Vá English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Kerry EllisO Jeito Que Éramos English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
DjavanMaria das Mercedes Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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Carly SimonEu Não Consigo Te Agradecer O Suficiente English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinSozinha Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinO Amor Existe Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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Nada (Italy)Sônia Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinRainbows Italian → English
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Italian → English
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Francesca MichielinArcos-íris Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaLar English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese