Alma Barroca



Juan

Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
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Contribution
5115 translations, thanked 3052 times, solved 155 requests, helped 104 members, transcribed 26 songs, added 143 idioms, explained 110 idioms
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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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5115 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsRatingInfo
Anna OxaO Movimento Eterno  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
FiordalisoO Meu Anjo  Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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VadimA Modernidade  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Cássia EllerFor Your Own Sake  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
StadioCover Up Because It's Raining Outside  Italian → English-Italian → English
StadioCubra-se Porque Chove Lá Fora  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Simone FrulioPages of a Book  Italian → English-Italian → English
Simone FrulioPáginas de Um Livro  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Simone FrulioAll That I Have  Italian → English-Italian → English
Simone FrulioTudo Que Eu Tenho  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroÉpicoItalian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Celeste GaiaCarlo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Rufus WainwrightCigarros e Leite Achocolatado  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Marco MengoniO Vale dos Reis  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniSó Dois Satélites  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Wham!No Natal Passado  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntMe Ama Melhor  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoNa Borda Sem Fazer Barulho  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Daniele SilvestriMe Erguerei  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Isabella TavianiMiracles Happen All Around  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Isabella TavianiThe Moon  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Nando ReisI Won't Adapt  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Nando ReisThe World is Good, Sebastião!  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
CazuzaThe Girl From Bauru  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
CazuzaClose to the Fire  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
CazuzaFor Almost A Second  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Malika AyaneUno di questi giorni  English → Italian4English → Italian
Malika AyaneAlgum Dia  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAO Rei Perdeu Sua Coroa  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAComo Velhos Amigos Fazem  English → Portuguese-
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Zélia DuncanBefore The World Ends  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanTenha Um Pequeno Sonho Comigo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethSobre O Arco-Íris  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael BubléVocê Não É Ninguém Até Que Alguém Te Ame  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniComo Estava  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniAs It Was  Italian → English-Italian → English
Gianna NanniniEu Quero Morrer Por Você  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gianna NanniniI Wanna Die For You  Italian → English-
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Bee GeesO Primeiro Erro Que Eu Cometi  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedPalavras Para Namoradas  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedO Velho e a Cerveja  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnnalisaA Última Despedida  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaEu, Você e Nós  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Josh GrobanTente Lembrar  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Josh GrobanSinos da Cidade de Nova York  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiago IorcThousand Reasons  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Billy OceanRainha Caribenha  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyTodo Mundo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionMeu Erro  French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Daniel PowterCanção 6  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Daniel PowterSuspeito  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Nando ReisTell Me  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
DidoMary Está Na Índia  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jota QuestKisses in Paris  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Bee GeesEu Rio da Sua Cara  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazÉ Difícil Demais Se Despedir do Passado  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonA Garota Que Você Pensa Que Vê  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonEu Dei Para Meu Amorzinho Uma CerejaEnglish → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoAme Quem Gosta de Você  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiago IorcMi ha dato un nome  English → Italian-English → Italian
Tiago IorcSim, E Nada Menos  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiago IorcA História de Um Homem  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Arnaldo AntunesThe Stars Know  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Isabella TavianiThe Same  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MadhTriângulo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Robbie WilliamsCelebre Como Um Russo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael BubléMesmo Assim (Estou Apaixonado Por Você)  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael BubléQuanto Mais Eu Te Vejo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAOh Garota, Você É O Diabo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazAvião  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazA Mulher Que Eu Amo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAGive Me! Give Me! Give Me!  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
ABBAMe Dê! Me Dê! Me Dê!  Spanish → Portuguese-
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Spanish → Portuguese
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Valerio ScanuNunca Esqueci de Você  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariIn This Time  Italian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariNesse Tempo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariNo More, Dear  Italian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariChega, Amor!  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Vanessa da MataÈ Tutto Ciò Che Vorrei  Portuguese → Italian-
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Lorenzo SummaRio de Mim  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Vanessa da MataAll That I Want To Have  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
NoemiSuspended  Italian → English-Italian → English
NoemiSuspendida  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NoemiI Hate All the Singers  Italian → English-Italian → English
NoemiOdeio Todos Os Cantores  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaO Sarraceno  Neapolitan → Portuguese-Neapolitan → Portuguese
Robbie WilliamsA Canção de David  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyVocê Já Está Sentindo Minha Falta?  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyUm Outro Pedaço Meu  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonEstarei Por Perto  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonPelo Bem dos Velhos Tempos  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazAmor Por Um Filho  English → Portuguese-
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Jason MrazO Gerador de Vontades  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
LeleAgora, NuncaItalian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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RettoreDiva  Italian → English-Italian → English
RettoreDiva  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NoemiMe Faça Respirar dos Seus Olhos  Italian → Portuguese-
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ArisaUma Mulher Como Eu  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaLâmpadas  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaLight Bulbs  Italian → English-Italian → English