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Noun (futsuumeishi)
author (usu. of a particular book, etc.), writerécrivain, auteurVerfasser, Autor

ON: チョ, チャクKUN: あらわ.す, いちじる.しい
renowned, counter for suits of clothing, finish (race), arrival, wear, don, put on, phenomenal, remarkable, write, publish, literary work

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

Example sentences
この本の著者は誰ですか。Parts: 此の (この), (ほん), 著者 (ちょしゃ), (だれ), ですかWho is the author of this book?
Wer ist der Autor dieses Buches?

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