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memorialize

me·mo·ri·al·ize

memorialize

 
pronunciation:
m mo ri laIz
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: memorialized, memorializes, memorializing
definition 1: to honor the memory of, as by an observance or celebration; commemorate.
The brave deeds were memorialized in a poem.A holiday was established to memorialize the life of this great leader.
similar words:
commemorate
definition 2: to present with a memorial.
derivations: memorialization (n.), memorializer (n.)