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annalist

a writer of historical records: He writes annals of war.
Not to be confused with:
analyst – one who analyzes: He’s a CIA analyst.

an·nal·ist

 (ăn′ə-lĭst)
n.
One who writes annals; a chronicler.

an•nal•ist

(ˈæn l ɪst)

n.
a writer of annals; historian.
[1605–15; annal (s) + -ist]
an`nal•is′tic, adj.
an`nal•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.

annalist

one who chronicles yearly events; a writer of annals.
See also: History
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.annalist - a historian who writes annals
historian, historiographer - a person who is an authority on history and who studies it and writes about it
Translations

annalist

[ˈænəlɪst] Nanalista mf, cronista mf

annalist

nChronist(in) m(f), → Geschichtsschreiber(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
and had cut no figure in that revolt of 1463, which the annalists register gravely, under the title of "The sixth trouble of the University.
In the slight sketch here attempted, the facts, recorded on the grave pages of our New England annalists, have wrought themselves, almost spontaneously, into a sort of allegory.
The medieval chroniclers were mostly mere annalists, brief mechanical recorders of external events, and the few more philosophic historians of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries do not attain the first rank.
According to objective annalists, the hawks in the American administration must realise that the 17 years old war in Afghanistan is unwinnable through military means only.
While answering the questions from annalists, Dr Pasha said the gender biases could be explicit and implicit.
While answering the questions from annalists Dr Aisha Ghous Pasha said that the gender biases can be explicit and implicit.
He has represented his profession in more than 30 speaking engagements and presentations to institutions such as the Texas Department of Transportation, Texas A&M University, Texas State Technical College, National Association of Land and Title Annalists Convention, and Lone Star College, as well as serving in advisory roles for two surveying college programs.
77) As his incomplete "Memories" and his two lectures on Newfoundland attest, in his final academic endeavours, which were devoted entirely to the history of Newfoundland, Mullock seemed to have summarized all that he had learned from the Franciscan annalists of Spain, Italy, and Ireland and from a lifetime of reading what was closest to his heart: Irish, French, and particularly British historians.
The Henry Chadwick Award was established by SABR to honor baseball's great researchers-historians, statisticians, annalists, and archivists-for their invaluable contributions to making baseball the game that links America's present with its past.
Noted in contemporary Irish chronicles, a record of the encounter was also made not long after the event by the Frankish writer, Ademar of Chabannes, and Welsh annalists also show interest in the event.
In her multidimensional survey MacLean not only invokes annalists such as Grafton and Camden to find what were the most convenient or accessible roads available to the players in their travels, but she also scrutinizes their playing venues.
His victories are incredible and even the most perspicacious annalists fail to explain what has made him achieve such a success".