There are 2 translations of author in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɔːθər; ˈɔːθə(r)/

n

  • 1 (writer) escritor, -ra (m,f); (in relation to her/his works) autor, -tora (m,f) Colette, the well-known French author Colette, la conocida escritora francesa the author of this book el autor/la autora de este libro author's copy ejemplar (m) para el autor
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    • Here's a good article by the authors of the new book.
    • He is also a prolific writer, being the author of a dozen books on subjects such as Islamic theology, ethics, Sufism and comparative religions.
    • Father Yvon was also a noted writer, the author of several books about the sea.
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    • Acclaimed author Margaret Atwood writes of the influence George Orwell had on her and her writing, to mark the centenary of his birth.
    • Years ago, science fiction author Isaac Asimov wrote an anthology of books entitled I, Robot.
    • Another reason for his attraction to Deirdre is that they both share a passion for books, especially those written by neglected authors.
  • 2 (originator— of plan, legislation) autor, -tora (m,f), creador, -dora (m,f); (— of success) artífice (mf)
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    • Very few of the plan's original authors are still there.
    • The plan's authors believe there is significant tourism potential for water sports to be further developed and states that the surf school should be expanded to a year round activity.
    • In a legal system that's built on analogy and precedent, principles often expand past the boundaries that even their authors originally urged.

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adj
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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of author in Spanish:

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vt

  • [journalese/lenguaje periodístico] escribir*
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    • While this is a jointly authored book, the switch from one section to the other is seamless.
    • She has authored seven books and over one hundred articles.
    • She authored many best-selling books, including Forever Young, Forever Healthy.

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.