remembrancer(redirected from remembrancers)
1. One that causes another to remember something.
a. An officer of the British judiciary responsible for collecting debts owed to the Crown.
b. An official who represents the City of London, as on ceremonial occasions.
archaic a reminder, memento, or keepsake
(in Britain) n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any of several officials of the Exchequer esp one (Queen's or King's Remembrancer) whose duties include collecting debts due to the Crown
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an official (City Remembrancer) appointed by the Corporation of the City of London to represent its interests to Parliament and elsewhere
re•mem•branc•er(rɪˈmɛm brən sər)
1. a person who reminds.
2. a reminder; memento; souvenir.
3. any of certain British officials of the Court of Exchequer.
[1325–75; Middle English < Anglo-French]