Alma Barroca

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5738 translations, thanked 3631 times, solved 172 requests, helped 116 members, transcribed 34 songs, added 172 idioms, explained 139 idioms, left 10756 comments





Teacher / Researcher

Studying a lot


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, currently engaged in post-graduate studies in Portuguese language and Education. For that reason, I might not be around as I have been in the past months and might log in only once or twice a week.

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 one of my translations, 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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5738 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

Zeca BaleiroJesus At the Cyber Cofee of Hell Portuguese → English
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Zeca BaleiroYou Never Call Me Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteLipstick On Your Teeth Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteI Don't Want You Doing That Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroThe Heart of the Suicide Bomber Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Josh GrobanAbaixo da Linha English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroEu Não Sou Ninguém English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroYou're Mean Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisThree Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisA Lot Out Of Nothing Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Andru DonaldsMe Salve English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Nando ReisTenderness & Affection Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionEsse Mundo É Dos Homens English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSeja O Meu Homem English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionNão Posso Lutar Contra Esse Sentimento English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSurpresa, Surpresa English → Portuguese
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NightwishEu Queria Ter Um Anjo English → Portuguese5
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Tiziano FerroOur Romance Depends On You Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Tiziano FerroBreathe Gentle English → EnglishEnglish → English
Tiziano FerroRespire Suavemente English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Yashal English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Lisert English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
MadonnaOlhos Espanhóis English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Arnaldo AntunesI Can Change Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Arnaldo AntunesI'll Die, My Dear Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Gilberto GilMamãe English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Saudade Kurdish (Kurmanji) → PortugueseKurdish (Kurmanji) → Portuguese
Seu JorgeTake Care of Me Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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Arnaldo AntunesMommy Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana PartimpimLullaby Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoYour Plan To Get Over Me Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionEssa É A Mulher Em Mim English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionOlhar Para Mim English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
RihannaDiamantes (No Céu) English → Portuguese
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English → Portuguese
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Cássia EllerWhy Are We Like That? Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Cássia EllerI Can't Cause Harm To Anyone Portuguese → English2Portuguese → English
Nando ReisDiamond Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisDarling, I Wanted Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Daniel ChaudonAnywhere Else Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteThe Dawn and Love Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteSamba and Love Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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Céline DionNovo Dia English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionGrande Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionMe Arrepender de Meu Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionEu Não Tenho Mais Nada English → Portuguese
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Céline DionNós Dois English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionOutro Nome de Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSe O Amor Estiver Fora de Cogitação English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Adriana PartimpimThe Fake Turtle's Song Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoThese Guys Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoI'm Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoIf Everything Can Happen Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
The Lion King (Musical)Se Preparem English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
L'AuraO Coração Irá Se Apagar Italian → Portuguese
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Italian → Portuguese
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ExtremeMais Do Que Palavras English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
MadonnaEla Não Sou Eu English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSó Um Pouquinho De Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionTrate Ela Como Uma Dama English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteBess, Você É Minha Mulher Agora English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteYou Aren't The Right One For Me Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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Arnaldo AntunesA Lullaby To Wake Up Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Toni FerreiraListen Up Portuguese → English2
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Portuguese → English
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Ana CarolinaA Black and White Photography Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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Ana CarolinaCorsair Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Alanis MorissetteLoucos English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionImortalidade English → Portuguese
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English → Portuguese
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Céline DionO Amor Não Pergunta O Porquê English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionGaroto da Natureza English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethNasceu No Dia de Natal English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionAh, Noite Sagrada English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionAmar Fazendo O Amor Spanish → Portuguese
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Spanish → Portuguese
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Cidade NegraPerto de Deus Portuguese → PortuguesePortuguese → Portuguese
Cidade NegraCloser to God Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionEu Lembro Tudo De Novo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSó Eu English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethTaylor, O Cara Do Café English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
L'AuraSr. Oh! English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Ivan LinsA Brazilian Christmas Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionA Canção de Michael English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Julia MurneyNão Sou Tal Garota English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
NathalieSuspenso English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
NathalieI Live Suspended Italian → English
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Italian → English
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L'AuraDemian Italian → English
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Italian → English
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L'AuraVida Em Marte English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
L'AuraVire English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionOutro Ano Acabou English → Portuguese
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Cirque du SoleilLook Up Spanish → English2Spanish → English
L'AuraIt Rains Italian → EnglishItalian → English
L'AuraAs Portas English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
L'AuraEstou Com Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanI Was Never There Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Zélia DuncanThe Good Side Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
James BluntFamoso English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntBilly English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Idina MenzelDeus, Me Dê Forças English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionMas Por Que English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionQuando Eu Preciso De Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSe Houvesse Algum Outro Jeito English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Caetano VelosoBreak A Leg! Portuguese → English
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Portuguese → English
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L'AuraIt's Not A Fairytale Italian → EnglishItalian → English