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Turkish translation of “history”

history

noun
 
 
/ˈhɪstəri/
PAST [U] A2 the whole series of events in the past which relate to the development of a country, subject, or person
tarih, geçmiş, ezel
The Civil War was a terrible time in American history.HistorySpecific periods of time
SUBJECT [U] A2 the study of events in the past
tarih
He's very interested in modern European history. a history bookHistorySubjects and disciplines
a history of sth If you have a history of a particular problem or illness, you have already suffered from it.
geçmiş, mazi
a man with a history of drug addictionOccurring and happening
DESCRIPTION [C] a description or record of events in the past relating to someone or something
meçmişi, mazisi, geçmiş, mazi
The doctor read through his medical history. → See also case history, natural historyHistoryAccounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of history from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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