memorative

adjective

mem·​o·​ra·​tive
ˈmeməˌrātiv,
ˈmem(ə)rət-
1
archaic : commemorative
2
: relating to the memory
powers perfected by experience … estimative and memorative powersG. P. Klubertanz

Word History

Etymology

Middle English memorȧtif, from Middle French, from Late Latin memorativus, from Latin memoratus (past participle of memorare to remind) + -ivus -ive

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“Memorative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/memorative. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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