Alma Barroca

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Active TranslatorTop Commenter 2015Top Commenter 2016
5459 translations, thanked 3327 times, solved 163 requests, helped 110 members, transcribed 32 songs, added 157 idioms, explained 124 idioms





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 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.

French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5459 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

Alessandro CasilloUma Mentira Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesEu Não Sei Porque Me Incomodo Comigo Mesmo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriA Festa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
PaguA Fish Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Giusy FerreriPositive Passion Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Giusy FerreriPaixão Positiva Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriAr da Vida Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekCom As Mãos Fechadas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Vanessa ParadisJoe, O Taxista French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
The Lion King (OST)Get Ready Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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The Lion King (OST)The Morning Report Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
The Lion King (OST)Você Sente O Amor Esta Noite? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Lion King (OST)Love Has Come Tonight Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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The Lion King (OST)What I Most Want Is To Be King Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
The Lion King (OST)Get Ready Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Jocelyn B. SmithÀs Vezes English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Simpsons (OST)Canção de Zoação da Quarta Série English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NekO Seu Nome Verdadeiro Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekFora de Perigo Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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Maria GadúSemi-Voice Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Marco MengoniSeres Humanos Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Legião UrbanaOnce More Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Andrea BocelliPartirei Com Você Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Maria GadúThere's Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Kerry EllisEu Amei Uma Borboleta English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Lion King (OST)The Circle of Life Italian → English-Italian → English
The Lion King (OST)O Ciclo da Vida Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Maria GadúShe Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Raul BoppSweet Pagu Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
The Lion King (OST)Hakuna Matata Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Bee GeesVirada do Século English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzMy Loneliness and Me Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Céline DionContinue Procurando French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
NekHow I Got Here Spanish → English-Spanish → English
NekComo Eu Cheguei Aqui Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
PrinceBaltimore English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
PrinceMeu Nome É Prince English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NekEu Cheguei Aqui Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniBelíssimo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniO Essencial Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Nilla PizziThank You For The Flowers Italian → English3
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Italian → English
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PoviaLuca Era Gay Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniAinda Acredite em Mim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Malika AyaneAqui e Agora (Nostálgico Presente) Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Debbie DavisA História da Vida French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Michael JacksonC.B.J. (Coisinha Bela e Jovem) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Lion King (OST)A Canção da Hula English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Michael JacksonQuerida, Seja Minha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NekVocê É a Única Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAmores Estranhos Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Anna OxaÉ Tudo Um Momento Italian → Portuguese2Italian → Portuguese
Nata dasFomos Divididos Entre Branco e Preto Russian → Portuguese-Russian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiBefore You Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Eros RamazzottiAntes de Você Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAmores Infinitos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Locana Dasa ThakuraA Misericórdia de Śrī Gaura e Nityānanda Bengali → Portuguese-
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Bengali → Portuguese
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Gianna NanniniAmérica Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaMe Espere No Céu Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniÀs Vezes Acontece Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Banda RenatinhoLampposts Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Mina CelentanoÁgua e Sal Italian → Portuguese9Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniComo Você Vive Sem Mim? Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEu Viverei Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
MinaNos Telefonando Italian → Portuguese3Italian → Portuguese
NekCorreto Ou Não Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Jermaine JacksonFaz O Que Você Faz English → Portuguese2English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteNão Consigo Negar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NekO Que Você Não Sabe Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekInvisível Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Dima BilanAcredito English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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AdeleEscondendo Meu Coração English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AdeleGlória da Cidade Natal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
CliòHey, How Are You? Italian → English-Italian → English
Mariah CareyAposto Que Você Vai Saber (O Prólogo) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
CliòEi, Como Vai Você? Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteQuente Demais English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteQuando Nos Encontrarmos de Novo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroNa Minha Idade Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroNão Existe Medo Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroLatina Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Tiziano FerroLatina Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Maria GadúSigh Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
System of a DownT.S.P.B English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroBom Demais Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoSem Nuvens Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoAcontece Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteChuva English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteDar O Que Você Tem English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lebo MSignificado Mais Profundo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Sal Da VinciCoisas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteOh Yeah! English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissettePlástico English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroVocê Era Como O Ouro, Agora É Como Os Outros Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroQuem Não Tem Talento Ensina Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Maria GadúTechnopapyrus Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Alessandra AmorosoEstranhos A Partir de Ontem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoGrito Mas Você Não Me Escuta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lara FabianQuando Eu Não Canto French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Fountains of WayneA Mãe da Stacy English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Britney SpearsRenda e Couro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese