Definition of chronographer in English:


Line breaks: chron|og¦raph¦er
Pronunciation: /krəˈnɒɡrəfə


A person who wrote accounts of important or historical events; a chronicler: Lydiat was appointed chronographer to Henry, Prince of Wales
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  • Westminster had long ago had her chronographer.
  • He may be a chronographer, but a very imperfect or rather insipid historian.
  • The proto-Bulgarians were mentioned and called by their own ethnic name (Bulgars) for the first time by a Roman chronographer in 354 CE.

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