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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el autor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la autora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The reclusive author just came out with a new book.La autora solitaria acaba de salir con un libro nuevo.
b. el escritor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la escritora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I met the author of my favorite book.Conocí al escritor de mi libro favorito.
2. (person who writes)
a. el autor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la autora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The author has not updated the manual.El autor no ha actualizado el manual.
3. (originator)
a. el artífice
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la artífice
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
All the plan's authors were invited to the event.Todos los artífices del plan fueron invitados al evento.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to write)
a. escribir
He authored several books.Escribió varios libros.
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author
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (by profession)
a. el escritor(ora)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la escritor(ora)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (of a book)
a. el autor(a)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la autor(a)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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author [ˈɔːθəʳ]
noun
1 (writer) autoraautora (m) (f);a autora
author! author! (Teat) ¡que salga el autor!; author's copy (signed by author) ejemplar (m) autógrafo; (belonging to author) ejemplar (m) del autor
2 [of plan, trouble etc] autoraautora (m) (f);a autora creadoracreadora (m) (f);a creadora
The authors of the plan believe they can reach this point within about two years It is clear that Defoe regards Moll as the author of her own misfortune
transitive verb
especially (Britain) escribir; componer
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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