Alma Barroca

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5196 translations, thanked 3110 times, solved 158 requests, helped 107 members, transcribed 27 songs, added 143 idioms, explained 110 idioms
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Linguistic thinker

With plenty of time on my hands


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.

French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5196 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

Vanessa da MataRosso Portuguese → Italian2Portuguese → Italian
Vanessa da MataL'Uomo Invisibile Nel Mondo Invisibile Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
Marisa MonteScalza Nel Parco Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
MomoAs Máscaras Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MomoO Malabarista Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniTears Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Gianna NanniniLágrimas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaPara Sobreviver Sem Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaDesafinada Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
La PinaAs Minhas Amigas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ilaria ZicaIlusionista Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Céline DionFicar do Seu Lado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaI Am What I Am Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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MinaEu Sou Aquilo Que Sou Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ElisaNão Sou Heroína English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaRenato Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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MinaBess, Você É Minha Mulher Agora / Eu Te Amo, Porgy English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaVoarei Para Longe English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionOração Pagã French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
MinaCompanheira de Viagem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaYou Aren't Happy Italian → English2Italian → English
MinaVocê Não Está Feliz Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaDez Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloNada A Perder Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaAprenda a Dizer Não Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaTudo Ficará Bem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaA Espera Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaMel e Veneno Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloO Amor Segundo Sara Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloAinda Acredito Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
David BowieLázaro English → Portuguese2
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English → Portuguese
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Kevin Cahoon and Ghetto CowboyBoneca English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriPurple Snow Italian → English-Italian → English
Giusy FerreriNeve Roxa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gavin CreelPara Nancy English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuPor Todas As Vezes Em Que Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Green DaySangue, Sexo e Bebida English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeagueO Universo Brilha Lá Em Baixo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeagueA Costa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeaguePegue Minha Mão English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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LeagueComo Sei? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeagueA-61 English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Los WavesPertencer (Irmã) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RettoreAll The Truth Italian → English-Italian → English
RettoreToda A Verdade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gal CostaWhen You Look At Her Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MinaDistant Lands Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaTerras Distantes Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockMulheres Inteligentes English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AliceNasci Ontem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockTenho Que Começar Com Pouco English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockA Vida Começa A Aplaudir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
KátiaAnyway Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
ShakiraDebaixo de Suas Roupas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaMaybe Love... (To My Friend Tom) Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaO Amor Talvez... (Ao Amigo Tom) Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Los WavesDois Corações Selvagens English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeagueMapas Dourados English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Megan HiltySãos E Salvos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Megan HiltyFique Ligado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MartikaSoldados de Brinquedo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lulu SantosF You Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Stephanie J. BlockInvenção English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionZora Sorri French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockPorque Eu Sou Uma Esposa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Julia MurneyQuando Eu O Conheci English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Julia MurneyManga Arco-Íris English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Mitchel MussoA Galera English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelA Canção de Natal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelRio Americano English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Julia MurneySofrimento & Felicidade English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockAlgo Bonito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RettoreAssunto Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniUm Fato Óbvio Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
DjavanThe Letter Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Laura PausiniEscute O Seu Coração Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Adriano CelentanoO Que Devo Te Dizer? Italian (Southern Italian dialects) → Portuguese-Italian (Southern Italian dialects) → Portuguese
Mina CelentanoAlways, Always, Always Italian → English1Italian → English
Mina CelentanoSempre, Sempre, Sempre Italian → Portuguese1Italian → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzThe Silence of the Crows Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Alejandro SanzO Silêncio dos Corvos Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzThe Force of the Heart Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Nancy ArnaudVocê, Meu Anjo French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
MinaVocê Quer Ela Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaQuando Você Me Esquecer English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaJohnny Kiss Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaJohnny Kiss Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaOs Discursos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaIn a Thousand Years Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaEm Mil Anos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaQuestão de Sentimento Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ShakiraIntuitivas Spanish → Portuguese7Spanish → Portuguese
BelliniBrazilian Samba Portuguese → English3
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Portuguese → English
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MinaTwo Notes Italian → English3
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Italian → English
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MinaEu Ainda Te Amo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jota QuestLights Out Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MinaFugir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaNow It's Easy Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaAgora é Fácil Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaA Vovó Madalena Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese