Noun(1) a historian who writes annals
(1) This monograph, representing the revised dissertation of the author, is an extensive and erudite commentary on the extant fragments of the Roman annalist L. Calpurnius Piso Frugi.(2) Not a philosopher, not an annalist , not a chorographer or antiquarian, but a historian.(3) The secretary, treasurer and annalist shall be elected for a two-year term or until a successor is elected.(4) The annalist for 1884-1885 emphasized the importance of this financial source when the sisters almost lost the contract that year.(5) The Ingimund episode is largely detailed in an Irish annalistic source, but Welsh annals mention a battle on Anglesey in 903 where ├ö├ç├┐Ogmundr├ö├ç├û was defeated by the Welsh.(6) Apart from his unhistorical approach, Livy has also been attacked for failing to be critical of his sources, particularly Roman annalists .(7) The narrative of Dionysios of Halikarnassos is somewhat different, perhaps following an annalistic tradition and not Virgil's source.(8) So too the annalists of the Annals of Ulster, who most frequently called the Viking incomers ├ö├ç├┐foreigners├ö├ç├û, sometimes differentiated between ├ö├ç├┐dark├ö├ç├û and ├ö├ç├┐fair├ö├ç├û foreigners.(9) He was preceded by a handful of annalists , notably Hydatius in Galicia, and followed, among others, by Gregory of Tours and Fredegar in Francia, Isidore in Spain, Bede in Northumbria, and Paul the Deacon in Italy.(10) It is believed to have developed from the brief annalistic entries in Easter tables, and the entries up to 449 are as brief as the single-sentence Latin annals in those tables.(11) These pragmatic histories, describing in detail short periods of time, were soon replaced at Rome by the annalistic reconstruction of Rome's early history.(12) The prose represents the style of 10c Saxon annalists .(13) The vagueness of the date arises from the fact that the event seems to have had no place in the early Arabic annalistic tradition.(14) Sallust's last work, the Histories, was annalistic (arranged by years). It covered events from 78, perhaps continuing Cornelius Sisenna, though it included a retrospect of earlier events.
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