annalist

noun
an·​nal·​ist | \ˈa-nᵊl-ist \

Definition of annalist 

: a writer of annals : chronicler

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annalistic \ ˌa-​nᵊl-​ˈis-​tik \ adjective

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chronicler, historian

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Examples of annalist in a Sentence

a new book by America's best-known annalist of the Civil War

First Known Use of annalist

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of annalist was circa 1611

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