Gay-pride parades will be held all across the country June 24 in commemoration of the Stonewall uprising on June 28, 1969.
And in commemoration of that event, the Gay Pride Parade was born.
Ahead of the Nakba commemoration, he ordered Palestinian forces to prevent acts of violence.
Popular sentiment is a mixture of mourning and commemoration.
To Bartholdi, his statue meant a commemoration of Liberty attained.
These were the things worthy of commemoration in the consulship of Crassus.
The tree on which it is there perched is a commemoration of another of the saint's miracles.
In the centre of the area is erected an elegant group of statues in commemoration of the heroic and immortal Nelson.
There were people at the commemoration banquet who could remember Cromwell.
Don't you realize you are up here for Commem—for commemoration?
late 14c., "a calling to mind," also "service or church festival commemorating something," from Old French comemoration, from Latin commemorationem (nominative commemoratio) "reminding, mention," noun of action from past participle stem of commemorare "to call to mind," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + memorare "to remind," from memor "mindful of" (see memory).