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author

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɔːθər/
the writer of a book, article, etc.: He is a best-selling author. The author of the report said his findings were very worrying.
a person who begins or creates something: The authors of the proposal want it to be adopted immediately.
Translations of “author”
in Korean 작가…
in Arabic مُؤلِّف, كاتِب…
in French auteur/-eure…
in Turkish yazar…
in Italian autore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 作者,作家, 著者, 發起者,始創人…
in Russian автор…
in Polish autor/ka, pisa-rz/rka…
in Spanish autor, autora…
in Portuguese autor, -ora…
in German der/die Autor(in)…
in Catalan autor, -a…
in Japanese 作家, 著者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 作者,作家, 著者, 发起者,创始人…
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