In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine noun
1(responsable, autor)fue el artífice y ejecutor material del secuestro — he planned and carried out the kidnapping
- el artífice de esta victoria — the architect of this victory
- los artífices del actual sistema — the architects / designers of the present system
- era el artífice de su felicidad — she was the person responsible for his happiness
2(artista)artisancraftsman masculinecraftswoman feminine
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