Meaning of commemoration
Pronunciation: (ku-mem"u-rā'shun), [key]
- the act of commemorating.
- a service, celebration, etc., in memory of some person or event.
- a memorial.
- (in many Christian churches) a special service or prayer for commemorating the lesser feast on days on which two feasts of unequal rank are celebrated.
- commemoration (Thesaurus)