Spanish translation of “history”
history noun /ˈhistəri/ (plural histories)
› the study of events etc that happened in the past
She is studying British history (also adjective) a history lesson/book. › a description usually in writing of past events, ways of life etc
I’m writing a history of Scotland. › (the description of) the usually interesting events etc associated with (something)
This desk/word has a very interesting history. historian /-ˈstoː-/ noun › a person who studies (and writes about) history.
historic /-ˈsto-/ adjective › famous or important in history
a historic battle. historical /-ˈsto-/ adjective › of or about history; of or about people or events from history
historical research historical novels. › that actually happened or existed, not legendary or mythical
Was Shakespeare’s character Macbeth a historical person? historically /-ˈsto-/ adverb ›
a historically important building. make history › to do something very important, especially to be the first to do something
hacer historia, pasar a la historia
The Wright brothers made history when they were the first to fly an aeroplane.