Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5459 translations, thanked 3327 times, solved 163 requests, helped 110 members, transcribed 32 songs, added 157 idioms, explained 124 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 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 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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5459 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
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-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
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-
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French → Portuguese
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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
5
1 vote, thanked 10 times
MinaTwo Notes Italian → English3
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
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
MinaJuntos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaDuas Notas Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Laura PausiniMinha Resposta Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Julia MurneyPerfeito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lucio DallaO Ano Que Virá Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
Laura PausiniLembre De Mim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MadonnaComo Uma Flor English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniMe Entrego A Você Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniMe Sinto Tão Bem Spanish → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Julia MurneyNão Estou Esperando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Megan HiltyEsperando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Megan HiltyIsso Acontece O Tempo Todo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Megan HiltyE Se Não Houver Cura? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Mariama WhyteEu Preciso de Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Mariama WhyteMinha Inocência e Minha Vergonha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelQuente Ohio English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelPalavras Pequenas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelBarulho English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelMais Cedo Ou Mais Tarde English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelWhitney Houston English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AudioslaveCochise English → Portuguese2
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English → Portuguese
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Stephanie J. BlockA Parte Mais Difícil do Amor English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gavin CreelCarona de Foguete English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Stephanie J. BlockO Coração Humano English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jota QuestInside A Hug Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Massimiliano PaniValentina, Sem Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Massimiliano PaniComo Se Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Massimiliano PaniComo Vai Você? Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Martinho da VilaHail East Timor! Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Alessandro CasilloFalo Eu Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloO Que Importa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloNever Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandro CasilloNunca Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Mina CelentanoMensagem de Amor Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Mina CelentanoLove Message Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandro CasilloTell Me Who You Are Italian → English-Italian → English

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