Memorabilia is defined as things kept because they have sentimental value or because they are associated with some important event or person.
Old jerseys and baseball cards of great past baseball players are an example of sports memorabilia.
plural nounsing. mem·o·ra′bile·
things associated with a noteworthy person or event and collected or kept for their historical or sentimental value
Origin of memorabiliaL, neuter plural of memorabilis, memorable
- Objects valued for their connection with historical events, culture, or entertainment: posters, publicity photographs, and other movie memorabilia.
- Events or experiences worthy of remembrance: a book containing the memorabilia of a life in the theater.
Origin of memorabiliaLatin memorābilia neuter pl. of memorābilis memorable ; see memorable .