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#1 2012-06-12 13:15:27

kem
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From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
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com[m]emb[e]rate << commemorate

“Commemorate” is one of a complex of words descending from the Latin “memorare.” Some people seem to think that another Latin-derived word is a “member” of commemorate. Commemberate (under various spellings) seems to occur fairly often on the web. You can view examples of “comemberate” here.

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