Definition of remembrancer in English:



  • A person with the job or responsibility of reminding others of something; a chronicler.

    ‘If true, then here is an intellectual discipline coming live from the ancient remembrancers - Greek, Celtic, Viking, whatever.’
    • ‘Bards endured an arduous and long apprenticeship in the strict metres of Welsh poetry; their function, as with most pre-literate or partly-literate societies, was to be its remembrancers, its legitimisers and its moralists.’
    • ‘Although this was done, duplicates remained with the king's remembrancer.’



/rəˈmembrənsər/ /rəˈmɛmbrənsər/