Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
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Contribution
5196 translations, thanked 3110 times, solved 158 requests, helped 107 members, transcribed 27 songs, added 143 idioms, explained 110 idioms
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last seen 26.04.2017
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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5196 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Mike, Lu & Og (OST)Pretty Island Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Mike, Lu & Og (OST)Bela Ilha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelNão Me Decepcione English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Anthony RappVisitas Para Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Shoshana BeanEssa Guerra English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelOnde É Que Eu Começo? English → Portuguese2English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelMe Fazer de Tola English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelEu Acho Demais English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Tangled (OST)I See the Light Portuguese → English2
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Portuguese → English
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Wicked (musical)O Bem Não Existe Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Idina MenzelPerfume e Promessas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelTodas As Alternativas Anteriores English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelErga-se English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelSem Nenhum Centavo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelAinda Assim, Eu Não Consigo Estar Calma English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroE Eu Estava Felicíssimo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroPare! Esqueça Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniNo Jeito Mais Sincero Que Existe Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Anthony RappEntão, De Novo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Anthony RappAdeus English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteA Uma Emoção de Distância English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteSem Desculpas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Niccolò AgliardiAcrobatas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Daniel (Brazil)Hope Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Niccolò AgliardiAcrobats Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Lara FabianUma Voz Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
David Glen EisleyDoce Vitória English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lara FabianA Voice Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Anthony RappPara Sempre English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroE Lá Fora Está Escuro Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniUm Tempo No Qual Viveremos Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniUm Dia Para Viver Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giovanni CaccamoEu Voltarei Para Você Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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QueenO Show Deve Continuar English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Giovanni CaccamoI Will Come Back to You Italian → English4
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Italian → English
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The Powerpuff Girls (OST)O Amor Faz O Mundo Girar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Powerpuff Girls (OST)Keane English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroEncanto Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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Patsy ClineLouca English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Laura PausiniRadiant English → English-English → English
Laura PausiniBrilhante English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriO Sabor de um Outro 'Não' Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriThe Taste of Another 'No' Italian → English-Italian → English
Mary Poppins (OST)Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Mary Poppins (OST)Supercalifragilisticoespialidoso English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzCoração Despedaçado Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
LigheaEm Um Canto Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaIn A Corner Italian → English-Italian → English
Daniela MercurySisterly Rhymes Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Elton JohnPassageiros English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Frozen (OST)Eu Sou Livre Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Mary Poppins (OST)Alimentem os Pássaros (Uma Sacola Por Duas Moedas) English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Mary Poppins (OST)Uma Colherada de Açúcar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnittaZen Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
A-haMemorial Beach English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DolceneraAnime Seu Espírito Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Avenue Q (musical)Tema de 'Avenida Q' English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DolceneraO Quão Extraordinária A Vida É Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
FiordalisoI Don't Want Even the Moon Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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FiordalisoEu Não Quero Nem Mesmo A Lua Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marina ReiMeus Parabéns Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Elton JohnEu Não Quero Continuar Com Você Assim English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Elton JohnUma Canção Para Guy English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzA Partir de Quando Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Rocco HuntUm Dia Bom Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroO Estádio Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Pagan Songs and ChantsVoto de Casamento (Game of Thrones) English → Portuguese5
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English → Portuguese
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Tiziano FerroThe Stadium Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Elton JohnAlguém Savou Minha Vida Esta Noite English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Elton JohnResista A Isso English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Elza SoaresLet's Do It (Let's Love) Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Frozen (OST)Quer Voar Catalan → Portuguese-Catalan → Portuguese
Roberto CarlosHe Is Arriving Soon Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Johnny MathisEvie English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kylie MinogueNão Consigo Te Tirar Da Minha Cabeça English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriA Bebida Teve Um Sabor Amargo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Stevie WonderNunca Enquanto Você Estiver Feliz English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Frozen (OST)Liberte Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
The Lion King (Musical)The Circle of Life Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Elton JohnEmily English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Stevie WonderAndantes Espirituais English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Stevie WonderOnde Estou English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ElisaQuebrado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
A-haEntre Você e Sua Mãe English → Portuguese2English → Portuguese
A-haEu Chamo O Seu Nome English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiMulher Amiga Minha Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
A-haO Sangue Que Move O Corpo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzWithout You Noticing It Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Alejandro SanzSem Que Você Perceba Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
The Lion King (Musical)Tudo Respira E Vive Dutch → Portuguese-Dutch → Portuguese
ElisaDentro de Uma Flor English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Josh GrobanAmor Repentinamente Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Josh GrobanMinha Confissão English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteNão É Tudo Eu English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ShakiraSorte Spanish → Portuguese2Spanish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiThe Eagle and the Condor Italian → English-Italian → English
Eros RamazzottiA Águia e o Condor Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Laura PausiniPor Que Não? Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
João Paulo & DanielEach Time, I Love You More Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Bryan AdamsFinalmente Encontrei Alguém English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese

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