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me·men·to

 (mə-mĕn′tō)
n. pl. me·men·tos or me·men·toes
A keepsake.

[Middle English, commemoration of the living or the dead in the Canon of the Mass, from Latin mementō, imperative of meminisse, to remember; see men- in Indo-European roots.]

memento

(mɪˈmɛntəʊ)
n, pl -tos or -toes
1. something that reminds one of past events; souvenir
2. (Roman Catholic Church) RC Church either of two prayers occurring during the Mass
[C15: from Latin, imperative of meminisse to remember]

me•men•to

(məˈmɛn toʊ)

n., pl. -tos, -toes.
1. something that serves as a reminder of what is past or gone; keepsake; souvenir.
2. anything serving as a reminder or warning.
3. (cap.) either of two prayers in the canon of the Roman Catholic Mass, one for persons living and the other for persons dead.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin mementō, imperative of meminisse to remember]
usage: memento is sometimes spelled momento. Though this spelling occurs frequently in edited writing, it is usually considered an error.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.memento - a reminder of past eventsmemento - a reminder of past events    
reminder - an experience that causes you to remember something

memento

noun souvenir, trophy, memorial, token, reminder, relic, remembrance, keepsake He took a camera to provide a memento of the day.

memento

noun
Something that causes one to remember:
Translations
تِذْكارتَذْكِرَة
památkaupomínkavzpomínka
mindesouvenir
muistoesine
uspomena
minninga-/minjagripur
思い出の品
기념품
atminasatminimo ženklas
piemiņlieta
minnessak
ของที่ระลึก
vật kỷ niệm

memento

[mɪˈmentəʊ] N (mementos or mementoes (pl)) → recuerdo m

memento

[mɪˈmɛntəʊ] nsouvenir m

memento

n pl <-(e)s> → Andenken nt (→ of an +acc)

memento

[məˈmɛntəʊ] nricordo, souvenir m inv

memento

(məˈmentou) plural meˈmento(e)s noun
something kept or given as a reminder or souvenir. They gave her a small gift as a memento.

memento

تَذْكِرَة památka minde Andenken ενθύμιο recuerdo muistoesine souvenir uspomena ricordo 思い出の品 기념품 aandenken suvenir pamiątka lembrança напоминание minnessak ของที่ระลึก hatıra vật kỷ niệm 纪念品
References in classic literature ?
The members of both races were anxious to exercise the privilege of placing under the corner-stone some momento.
Mad with hate, however, against the dead man, he enters the room that night, searches his private papers in the hope of discovering some memorandum relating to the treasure, and finally leaves a momento of his visit in the short inscription upon the card.
De hecho, fue en el cumpleanos de Alicia, el pasado mes de diciembre, cuando coincidieron y a partir de ese momento retomaron mas intensamente la relacion.
El PAN fue otro desde el momento en que arribo al poder con Vicente Fox, en aquel ano 2000 comenzaba el siglo con la alternancia concretada como senal de la normalidad democratica.
The MomenTO event offers a special opportunity to experience the human and natural history of Toronto with a relevant and original perspective: on this river.
Uno Momento is opening on Linthorpe Road, although a date is yet to be confirmed.
Com o intuito de avaliar o efeito da aclimatizacao na satisfacao do uso da amplificacao sonora, o questionario foi aplicado em dois momentos distintos, a saber: 1 momento: o questionario foi aplicado ao final do processo de selecao e adaptacao do aparelho auditivo e, 2 momento: aplicacao do questionario apos 12 semanas (tres meses) de uso efetivo do AASI.
El Instrumentum laboris (documento preparatorio) se articula en tres partes que muestran la continuidad entre la asamblea del presente mes y la realizada en octubre de 2014: La escucha de los desafios que afronta la familia (I parte) evoca mas directamente el primer momento sinodal; El discernimiento de la vocacion familiar (II parte) y La mision de la familia hoy (III parte) introducen en el tema del segundo momento, con el proposito de ofrecer a la Iglesia y al mundo contemporaneo estimulos pastorales para una renovada evangelizacion.
La cita siguiente permite situar el momento llamado tlacuauhyohuac un poco antes de la mitad de la noche o yohualnepantla.
Este primer momento en la estructura de los talleres se refiere a una aproximacion introductoria.
Tinkamai valdant srauta ir momenta, tiesioginis momento valdymas tampa atsparus isoriniams trikdziams ir variklio parametru nuokrypoms.