Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5318 translations, thanked 3193 times, solved 161 requests, helped 109 members, transcribed 28 songs, added 154 idioms, explained 121 idioms
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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5318 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Elio e le Storie TeseA Terra dos Caquis Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zero AssolutoAbout Me and About You Italian → English-
thanked 6 times
Italian → English
thanked 6 times
Zero AssolutoSobre Mim E Sobre Você Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
LS JackCarla Portuguese → English3
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Enrico RuggeriThe First Love is Never Forgotten Italian → English-Italian → English
Enrico RuggeriNunca Se Esquece O Primeiro Amor Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Francesco GabbaniAmém Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 2 times
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
MahmoodForget Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
MahmoodEsqueça Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Michael LeonardiRosa Branca English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DolceneraNow Or Never (Things Change) Italian → English-Italian → English
DolceneraAgora Ou Nunca Mais (As Coisas Mudam) Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Michael LeonardiYou'll Be Reborn Italian → English-
thanked 2 times
Italian → English
thanked 2 times
Michael LeonardiVocê Renascerá Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ermal MetaOdeio As Fábulas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ermal MetaI Hate Fairytales Italian → English5
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Italian → English
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Valerio ScanuIt's Finally Raining Italian → English2
thanked 2 times
Italian → English
thanked 2 times
Valerio ScanuFinalmente Chove Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Elio e le Storie TeseLuca Era Gay Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Chiara Dello IacovoIntrovertida Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaSonhos e Nostalgia Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Patty PravoCéus Imensos Italian → Portuguese4
5
1 vote
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote
Alessio BernabeiNós Somos o Infinito Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
StadioOne Day You'll Tell Me Italian → English-
thanked 16 times
Italian → English
thanked 16 times
StadioUm Dia Você Me Dirá Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Anna OxaHistórias Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Dear JackMeio Respiro Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Chiara Dello IacovoIntrovert Italian → English3
thanked 3 times
Italian → English
thanked 3 times
Anna OxaTe Deixarei Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Simone CristicchiTe Presentearei Uma Rosa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroPense Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Anna TatangeloDuplamente Frágeis Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
NoemiA Bolsa de uma Mulher Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ellie GouldingExército English → Portuguese2
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Francesca MichielinNo Degree of Separation Italian → English1
thanked 56 times
Italian → English
thanked 56 times
Francesca MichielinNenhum Grau de Separação Italian → Portuguese3
thanked 2 times
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
AnnalisaA Enchente Universal Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaCountless Times Italian → English3
thanked 13 times
Italian → English
thanked 13 times
Lorenzo FragolaInúmeras Vezes Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaSomos Iguais Italian → Portuguese4
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
CecileN.E.G.R.A. Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaA Nossa Vida É Hoje Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaDistante Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Lorenzo FragolaFique Onde Você Está Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Lorenzo Fragola#Está Ensolarado Lá Fora Italian → Portuguese2
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Lorenzo FragolaO Porquê English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaO Resto English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEu Estive Lá Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Whitney HoustonEu Não Conhecia Minha Própria Força English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Los Amigos InvisiblesMentiras Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Whitney HoustonPara Os Namorados English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Vanessa da MataHo Voglia di Farti Bello Portuguese → Italian3
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Portuguese → Italian
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Patty PravoE Me Diga Que Você Não Quer Morrer Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
The Real Tuesday WeldSempre Mato As Coisas Que Amo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniOs Homens Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaQuando Uma Estrela Morre Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Kenny RogersEu E Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ArisaOlhando Para O Céu Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Céline DionHino English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
L'AuraLeve Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 2 times
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
L'AuraJesus Nasceu Numa Manjedoura English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tony MaielloA Língua da Rendição Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaRezarei Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Simone e SimariaMy Light, My Sun Portuguese → English2
5
1 vote
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote
Tony MaielloBoa Noite Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tony MaielloNos Machucar Para Sempre Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzTudo Cheira a Você Spanish → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Vanessa da MataMusica Portuguese → Italian2
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Portuguese → Italian
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Tony MaielloLike The Others Italian → English-Italian → English
Tony MaielloComo Os Outros Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tony MaielloWho Invented Feelings Italian → English-Italian → English
Tony MaielloQuem Inventou os Sentimentos? Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiAsas E Raízes Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RihannaMais Alto English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiAgora Somos Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiLinda and the Sea Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Eros RamazzottiLinda e o Mar Italian → Portuguese3
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Eros RamazzottiLinda and the Sea Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Eros RamazzottiLinda e o Mar Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiNão Podemos Fechar Os Olhos Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Céline DionSola Di Nuovo Spanish → Italian3
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Spanish → Italian
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
RezophonicMulheres No Limite English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
RihannaProblema de Ninguém English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RihannaEterno English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RihannaFora da Lei English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RihannaOs Mesmos Velhos Erros English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Michael JacksonVocê Sabe Onde Seus Filhos Estão? English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
ABBAPequenina Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
ABBAAté Amanhã English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAObrigada Pela Música Spanish → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
ABBAL'ho sognato Spanish → Italian2
5
1 vote
Spanish → Italian
5
1 vote
MC CarolMy Grandma's Gone Crazy Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Fiorella MannoiaOs Trens A Vapor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaLua Cheia Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaTambém Existo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniNunca Por Amor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Adriana ArydesCose Che Ho Vissuto Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
Céline DionTrês e Vinte French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEm Um Quarto Quase Rosa Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Adriana ArydesThings I Lived Through Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English

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