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Translation of "commemorate" - English-Spanish dictionary

commemorate

verb   /kəˈmem.ə.reɪt/
to remember officially and give respect to a great person or event, especially by a public ceremony or by making a statue or special building conmemorar Gathered all together in this church, we commemorate those who lost their lives in the war. A statue has been built to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the poet’s birthday.821118
(Definition of commemorate from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

commemorate

verb /kəˈmeməreit/
(of people) to honour the memory of (someone) by a solemn celebration conmemorar Once a year we commemorate his death in action by visiting his widow.
(of things) to serve as a memorial to (someone or something) conmemorar This inscription commemorates those who died.
commemorative /-tiv/ adjective
conmemorativo a commemorative coin/medal/stamp.
commemoration noun
conmemoración a church service in commemoration of the two hundredth anniversary of the abolition of the slave trade in the British West Indies.
(Definition of commemorate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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