Alma Barroca

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Active TranslatorTop Commenter 2015Top Commenter 2016
5383 translations, thanked 3257 times, solved 161 requests, helped 109 members, transcribed 31 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 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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5383 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

Paola & ChiaraVamos Ser Amigos Como Antes Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Paola & ChiaraLet's Be Friends Like Before Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Bianca AtzeiMe Abrace, Perdoe os Meus Erros Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Barbra StreisandOutono English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kerry EllisA Música Sobre Me Beijar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kerry EllisTudo Ficará Bem (A Música do Ataque de Pânico) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Paola TurciA Vida Que Eu Escolhi Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Jorge VerciloHimalaya Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Simone (Brazil)Very Strange (Take Good Care of Me) Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Valerio ScanuEsperamos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuWe Wait Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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GiorgiaPai Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaFather Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaUm Amor Épico Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaAn Epic Love Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandra AmorosoCuidarei de Tudo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NesliO Horizonte Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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NesliThe Horizon Italian → English3
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Italian → English
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NesliBoa Sorte, Amor Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Bee GeesÂngela English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesMe Lembrando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesTrafalgar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionOlhe Para Mim French → Portuguese-
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French → Portuguese
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QueenÉ Uma Vida Dura English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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U2Um Passo Mais Perto English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
U2Um Homem e Uma Mulher English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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James TaylorDistante Afeganistão English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The CarpentersPor Favor, Seu Carteiro English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Petra MagoniEu Quero Um Deus Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Petra MagoniI Want A God Italian → English-Italian → English
Daniele BattagliaA Voice in the Wind Italian → English-Italian → English
Daniele BattagliaUma Voz No Vento Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lenny KravitzPensando Em Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Rossella MarconeUma Vida Melhor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Rossella MarconeA Better Life Italian → English-Italian → English
U2Vertigo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBABeijos de Fogo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAAs Pessoas Precisam de Amor English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntA Canção de Courtney English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
JoannaA Day After the Other Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Simone (Brazil)Before Waking Up Portuguese → English2
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Portuguese → English
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Cássia EllerNothing Will Change This Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana CarolinaBleed Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
QueenO Milagre English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Barbra StreisandSerá Que Ele Gostará de Mim? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DanielI Want to Be Happy Portuguese → English2
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Portuguese → English
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DanielDeclaration of Love Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Robbie WilliamsAbra Suas Asas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fiorella MannoiaHere We Are Again Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Fiorella MannoiaAqui Estamos de Novo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Silvia SalemiAt Lucas's Home Italian → English-Italian → English
Silvia SalemiNa Casa de Lucas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AllegraYou Can Trust Me Italian → English-Italian → English
AllegraPode Confiar em Mim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lighthouse FamilyVocê É Uma Estrela English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lighthouse FamilyAdeus, Decepção English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesco GabbaniFicar Nu Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Giusy FerreriSummer Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Giusy FerreriVerão Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marianne MirageAs Músicas Machucam Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gigi D'AlessioEmoção Sem Fim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Gigi D'AlessioEndless Emotion Italian → English-Italian → English
FiordalisoVai Se Danar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaQuero Minha Vida de Volta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaI Want My Life Back Italian → English-Italian → English
Antonio MaggioEu Gostaria de Saber Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Elsa LilaO Sentido da Vida Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Sal Da VinciNão Consigo Fazer Você Se Apaixonar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Sal Da VinciI Can't Make You Fall In Love Italian → English-Italian → English
Carly SimonVoltar Para Casa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonÉ Melhor Não Contar Para Ela English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaEu e Você Estamos Sozinhos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaYou And I Are Alone Italian → English-Italian → English
Nicola Di BariAgnes Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Nicola Di BariAgnes Italian → English-Italian → English
Marco MasiniNo Tempo Em Que Eu Sou Obrigado a Ficar Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marco MasiniAo Invés de Te Escrever Uma Música Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MasiniInstead of Writing You A Song Italian → English-Italian → English
Simone (Brazil)Soul Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Barbra StreisandO Amor é uma Chatice English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesco GabbaniEntre as Raspadinhas e as Granadas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
José AugustoHold On, Dear Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Michael BubléLouco Amor English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazQuem Precisa de Abrigo? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jason MrazA Vida é Maravilhosa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fabio VanniShe Dances Alone Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabio VanniEla Dança Sozinha Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RakeleEu Não Sei O Que É O Amor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RonCante Na Chuva Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Simone (Brazil)Bleed Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
JoannaTry Once More Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Fabrizio MoroWe Go Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabrizio MoroVamos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroNão Aceito Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Michele BraviDois Segundos (Esquecer Tudo) Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Michele BraviTwo Seconds (Erase Everything) Italian → English-Italian → English
L'AuraEu Sou Uma Alcoólatra English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Leonardo LamacchiaÉ Só Chuva Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Leonardo LamacchiaIt's Only Rain Italian → English-Italian → English
Al BanoUm Soco Na Alma Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese