See also: Autor

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

autor (plural autors)

  1. Obsolete form of author.
    • 1558, Bartho[lomew] Traheron, An Exposition of a Parte of S. Iohannes Gospel Made in Sondrie Readinges in the English Congregation [] :
      Iohan Baptiſt than ſheweth a reaſon, why he ſaide, that the lord Ieſus was before him, bicauſe, ſaieth he, he was my firſt, that is to ſaye, my prince, my head, my autor, my maker.
    • 1580, “Anglo-phile Eutheo to the Reader,S”, in A Second and Third Blast of Retrait from Plaies and Theaters: []:
      VVhereby first, note with me, the goodnes of our God toward vs, who ſeeing that we wil not shun plaies for anie dehortations of his godlie Preachers, who daie by daie in al places of greatest reſort denounce the vengeance of GOD to them, be they hie or lowe, that fauor plaies, Theaters, or plaiers, ſtirreth vp the verie Autors themſelues to inueigh against them, that we maie be ashamed any waie to allowe that, which the verie Autors do vtterlie condemne.
    • 1593, Gabriell Harvey, “To my very gentle, and liberal Frendes, M. Barnabe Barnes, M. John Thorius, M. Anthony Chewt, and every favorable Reader”, in Pierces Supererogation: or A New Prayse of the Old Asse. A Preparative to Certaine Larger Discourses, Intituled Nashes S. Fame., London: [] Iohn Wolfe, page 5:
      []; in the one, eſteeming Plutarch or Homer as an hundred autors; in the other, valuing Cato or Scipio as a thouſand examples.

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m

  1. author

DeclensionEdit


AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m

  1. author

ReferencesEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m (plural autores)

  1. author

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin auctor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

autor m (plural autors, feminine autora)

  1. author

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈau̯tor]
  • Hyphenation: au‧tor

NounEdit

autor m anim (feminine autorka)

  1. author

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • autor in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • autor in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Further readingEdit


InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

autor (plural autores)

  1. author

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

autor

  1. Alternative form of auctour

OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [awˈtu]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m (plural autors, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Etymology 2Edit

From aut +‎ -or.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

autor f (plural autors)

  1. (Provençal) height

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin auctor.

NounEdit

autor m (oblique plural autors, nominative singular autors, nominative plural autor)

  1. author (writer)
  2. creator; instigator

DescendantsEdit

  • French: auteur

ReferencesEdit


PiedmonteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

autor m

  1. author

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Autor, from French auteur, from Middle French autheur, from Old French autor, from Latin auctor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

autor m pers (diminutive autorek, feminine autorka)

  1. author (originator or creator of a work)
    Synonym: twórca
    Hyponyms: pisarz, literat
  2. originator (originator of some actions)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjectives
adverb
noun

Further readingEdit

  • autor in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • autor in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin auctor.

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: au‧tor

NounEdit

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • autor” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French auteur, or Latin auctor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

autor m (plural autori, feminine equivalent autoare)

  1. author

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǎutor/
  • Hyphenation: a‧u‧tor

NounEdit

àutor m (Cyrillic spelling а̀утор)

  1. author

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Semi-learned borrowing from Latin auctor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /auˈtoɾ/, [au̯ˈt̪oɾ]
  • (file)

NounEdit

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit