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Translation of "history" - English-Spanish dictionary

history

noun /ˈhistəri/ ( plural histories)
the study of events etc that happened in the past historia She is studying British history (also adjective) a history lesson/book. a description usually in writing of past events, ways of life etc historia I’m writing a history of Scotland. (the description of) the usually interesting events etc associated with (something) historia This desk/word has a very interesting history. historian /-ˈstoː-/ noun a person who studies (and writes about) history. historiador historic /-ˈsto-/ adjective famous or important in history histórico a historic battle. historical /-ˈsto-/ adjective of or about history; of or about people or events from history histórico historical research historical novels. that actually happened or existed, not legendary or mythical histórico Was Shakespeare’s character Macbeth a historical person? historically /-ˈsto-/ adverb históricamente 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.
(Definition of history from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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