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Tom Thomson

Name
Tom Thomson
Joined
11.10.2014
Role
Super Member
Points
6282
Contribution
610 translations, thanked 1374 times, solved 405 requests, helped 171 members, transcribed 17 songs, added 5 idioms, explained 5 idioms
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Gender
Male
From
UK
Occupation
Retired
Interests
Scottish Gaelic poetry and song. . . . Folk/traditional song (English, Scottish, Irish, French, German, Spanish, Italian - but Scottish Gaelic comes first). . . . Pop songs and rock and so on - for example Beatles, Françoise Hardy, Bobby Solo but not most stuff more recent than that. . . Classical music, especially opera, piano, and clarinet. . . . Musicals. . . . singing (mostly folk or traditional Scottish/Irish but have sung traditional songs in other languages and sung in amateur opera and musical productions too). . . . . Languages and linguistics. . . . . Computers. . . . . Seeing the world. . . . . Walking, climbing,scrambling (but climbing is out now, too old and arthritic, and I rarely get a scramble). . . . . Reading - linguistics and computing and maths and physics, science fiction, fantasy, history and historical novels and a lot of other stuff. . . . . Authors and singers I like: Jean Anouilh, Edith Piaff, Luke Kelly, Tommy Makem, Ciarán Bourke, Hamish Henderson, Hilaire Belloc, Calum Kennedy, Georges Brasens, Anne Lorne-Gillies, Ferruccio Tagliavini, Marcel Pagnol, Voltaire, Leslie Charteris, Jean Giradoux, RL Stevenson, Iain MacLaine, Iain MacIllEathain....and many more, too many to list!
About me

Born 1944, Mathematician, Computer Scientist, Engineer; retired 2009. 3 sons, 1 daughter (who died of cancer in June 2012). 3 granddaughters and 1 grandson. Scottish, but currently splitting my time mostly between England and Spain.

Languages
Native
English, Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic)
Fluent
French, Spanish
Studied
German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Russian, French (Middle French), Gaelic (Irish Gaelic)
Contact Me
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610 translations posted by michealtDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsRatingInfo
DervishNi feidir leo stad a chur ar an earraigh  English → Gaelic (Irish Gaelic)-English → Gaelic (Irish Gaelic)
Mary Poppins (OST)Food for the birds  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Calibre 50What Has It Cost You?Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Israel and New BreedYour presence is heaven for me  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Christian Hymns & SongsTodavía Le AlabaráEnglish → Spanish-English → Spanish
Spanish Children SongsThe Cowboy Rat  Spanish → English1
thanked 1 time
Spanish → English
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MouloudjiComo una pequeña amapola  French → Spanish-
thanked 2 times
French → Spanish
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Antonio NavarroMy Mission  Spanish → English1
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Spanish → English
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1 vote, thanked 1 time
Antonio NavarroThe Silences Of The Time  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Julie FowlisClan Donalds Song Thrush  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Karen MathesonI see in the distance  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
LaylHazel  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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She's a TeaseWhy?Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Camila CabelloMauvaises Choses  English → French4English → French
Abraham MateoI'll give you my heart  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Abraham MateoLoneliness  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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César RománFor ever  Spanish → English4Spanish → English
Azúcar MorenoKiss me  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Patricio ArellanoUn Nouveau Soleil  Spanish → French-
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Spanish → French
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Patricio ArellanoNew Sun  Spanish → English4
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Spanish → English
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SonohraYou're more every time  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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SonohraA breath of musicSpanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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SonohraEasy kisses  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Eros RamazzottiNo estamos solosItalian → Spanish6Italian → Spanish
Adrien LamyTo be happy  French → English-
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French → English
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Michèle TorrTake me dancing tonight  French → English-
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French → English
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Henry GaratThe beguine  French → English-
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French → English
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Henry GaratWhen one is truly in love  French → English-
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French → English
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Iarla O LionairdMy gallant lad  Gaelic (Irish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Irish Gaelic) → English
Danielle DarrieuxImaginemos que hemos soñado  French → Spanish-
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French → Spanish
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Danielle DarrieuxI wouldn't swap my place  French → English-
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French → English
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Eros RamazzottiNous ne sommes pas seuls  Spanish → French-Spanish → French
Julie FowlisMy love is on the high seas  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Eros RamazzottiWe are not alone  Spanish → English4
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Spanish → English
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Enrique RodríguezThe hat  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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SidoineAt night  French → English-
thanked 2 times
French → English
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Lara FabianPrivate Message  French → English-
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French → English
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Brigitte Bardotle diable est un Anglais  English → French-
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English → French
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Charles BaudelaireEpigraph for a condemned book  French → English-
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French → English
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SugarcultJolie Fille  English → French4
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English → French
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John NewtonO Miorbhail Gràis  English → Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic)-English → Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic)
Karen MathesonAmazing Grace  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Gilberto Santa RosaExperience  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Worship SongsLa Vierge de Guadalupe  Spanish → French-
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Spanish → French
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Matisse (Mexico)One last time  Spanish → English7
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Spanish → English
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Sarah BrightmanJésus béni  Latin → French-Latin → French
Christian Hymns & SongsJ'avoue  Latin → French-
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Latin → French
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John CaleAleluya  English → Spanish-English → Spanish
Celtic WomanHarry's GameGaelic (Irish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Irish Gaelic) → English
Arthur CormackThe beautiful girl  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Anne Lorne GilliesThe rosesGaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Bryn TerfelAll through the night  Welsh → English-Welsh → English
Bryn TerfelAll through the night  Welsh → English-Welsh → English
Arthur CormackThe child of joyGaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Bryn TerfelOld Land of my fathers  Welsh → English-
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Los Ramones de Nuevo LeónBeautiful flowerSpanish → English7
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Spanish → English
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Paty CantúManualSpanish → English-Spanish → English
Mairi MacInnesKeep your attemtion  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Los Tucanes de TijuanaMy three beastsSpanish → English-Spanish → English
Kevin ortizVery much in loveSpanish → English-Spanish → English
SiggnoThe other youSpanish → English-Spanish → English
Hercules (OST)I won't talk about my love  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Julión ÁlvarezIt's raining outsideSpanish → English-Spanish → English
Georges BrassensEl almendro  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Françoise HardyLa amistad  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Françoise HardyGin and tonic  French → English-French → English
Françoise HardyJust liking you  French → English5French → English
Los Huracanes del NorteI forgave you onceSpanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Los Super LamasI want to drink  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Rika ZaraïCosaco  French → Spanish15
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French → Spanish
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Christian Hymns & SongsGrandemente bendecido es el hombreEnglish → Spanish-
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English → Spanish
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Arthur CormackCourir après du ventGaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → French5Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → French
Françoise HardyCanción de la bruja  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Françoise HardyHopping on the great wall of China  French → English1French → English
Françoise HardyConstruí mi nido  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Arthur CormackChasing The WindGaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Christmas CarolsApproach, the faithful people  Latin → English-Latin → English
Françoise HardyThroughout the world  French → English-French → English
Françoise HardyEl amor se ve  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Françoise HardyCi sto  French → Italian-French → Italian
Françoise HardyDile que noFrench → Spanish-French → Spanish
Françoise HardyIt's love that I think of  French → English-French → English
Françoise HardyCon "si"s  French → Spanish-French → Spanish
Arthur CormackLa Jolie Fille  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → French8
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Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → French
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Julión ÁlvarezQue tu fusses parti plus tôtSpanish → French-Spanish → French
Georges BrassensThe loves of yesteryear  French → English-French → English
Georges BrassensThe lovers on public benches  French → English-
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French → English
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Arthur CormackIt's a pity I didn't stay on dry land  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-
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Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
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MoratÀ quel point ça me peineSpanish → French2
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Spanish → French
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SylviaEl Matador  English → Spanish-
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English → Spanish
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AlyoshaSüße Menschen  English → German2
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English → German
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SylviaFoto instántinea  English → Spanish-
thanked 1 time
English → Spanish
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CNCOTo make you love me  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Anne Lorne GilliesThe Fair Shepherd  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-
thanked 1 time
Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
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Lydia MendozaLove is paid with love  Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Blair DouglasMy hope's light  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English-Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Blair DouglasThe light of my joy  Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English1Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic) → English
Eric BogleQuel genre d'homme  English → French5English → French
Paul VerlaineAre you brunette or blonde?French → English3
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Roch VoisineTonight, my angel  French → English4
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