Remembrance Definition

rĭ-mĕmbrəns
remembrances
noun
remembrances
The act or process of remembering.
American Heritage
A remembering or being remembered.
Webster's New World
The power to remember.
Webster's New World
Something serving to celebrate or honor the memory of a person or event; a memorial.
American Heritage
Something remembered; memory.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Remembrance

Noun

Singular:
remembrance
Plural:
remembrances

Origin of Remembrance

  • Old French remembrance, from the verb remembrer, from Late Latin rememorari. Equivalent to remember +"Ž -ance.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Old French from remembrer to remember remember

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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