Translation of "history" - English-Turkish dictionary

history

noun uk us /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.
SUBJECT [ U ]

A2 the study of events in the past

tarih
He's very interested in modern European history.
a history book
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 addiction
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 history

(Translation of “history” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)