memorialist

[ muh-mawr-ee-uh-list, -mohr- ]
/ məˈmɔr i ə lɪst, -ˈmoʊr- /
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noun

a person who writes memorials.
a person who writes memoirs.

Nearby words

  1. memorandum of understanding,
  2. memoria technica,
  3. memorial,
  4. memorial day,
  5. memorial park,
  6. memorialize,
  7. memorially,
  8. memoried,
  9. memorious,
  10. memorise

Origin of memorialist

First recorded in 1700–10; memorial + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for memorialist

memorialist

/ (mɪˈmɔːrɪəlɪst) /

noun

a person who writes or presents a memorial
a writer of a memoir or memoirs
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