keep sake

keepsake

[keep-seyk]
noun
anything kept, or given to be kept, as a token of friendship or affection; remembrance.

Origin:
1780–90; keep (v.) + sake1


souvenir, memento, token.
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keepsake (ˈkiːpˌseɪk)
 
n
a gift that evokes memories of a person or event with which it is associated

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