meaning of annalist

annalist meaning in General Dictionary

A writer of annals

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  • a historian whom writes annals
  • A writer of annals.

annalist meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"one whom keeps a chronicle of events by year," 1610s, from French analiste; see annals + -ist.


annalist meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A writer of annals.


Sentence Examples with the word annalist

GAIUS LICINIUS MACER CALVUS (82-47 B.C.), Roman poet and orator, was the son of the annalist Licinius Macer.

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