- memory board
- computer storage
- déjà vu (French)
- ecmnesia. associatedwords: mnemonics
Other Word Forms of Memory
Origin of Memory
From Anglo-Norman memorie, Old French memoire etc., from Latin memoria (“the faculty of remembering, remembrance, memory, a historical account"), from memor (“mindful, remembering"), related to Ancient Greek μνήμη (mneme, “memory") μέρμερος (mermeros, “anxious"), μέριμνα (merimna, “care, thought"), Old English mimor (“mindful, remembering"). More at mimmer.
Middle English memorie from Anglo-French from Latin memoria from memor mindful (s)mer-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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