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English Meaning(s) for 歴史

noun, no adjective
  1. history

Definition and Synonyms for 歴史

History the discipline that records and interprets past events involving human beings
Synonyms: 史学, 歴史, 歴史学
History all that is remembered of the past as preserved in writing
Synonyms: ヒストリー, , , 史乗, 歴史, 青史
Account a record or narrative description of past events
Synonyms: のたまわく, クロニクル, ヒストリー, 伝説, 叙事文, 史乗, 史書, 因縁, 実記, 履歴, 年代記, 年譜, 所記, 故事, 曰く, 来歴, 来由, 歴史, 沿革, 物語, 物語る, 由来, 由来書, 由緒, 由縁, 経緯, 編年史, 言う, 言伝, 記事, 記述, , , 話す, 語り草, 説話, 謂れ, 謂れ因縁, 講談, 青史
History the aggregate of past events
Synonyms: ストーリー, ヒストリー, 前歴, , , 因縁, 履歴, 成り立ち, 成り立つ, 故事, 来歴, 来由, 歴史, 沿革, 物語, 由来, 由緒, 由縁, 病歴, 素性, 経緯, 言う, 謂れ, 謂れ因縁, 過去
History the continuum of events occurring in succession leading from the past to the present and even into the future
Synonyms: ヒストリー, , , 歴史, 青史
History a body of knowledge
Synonyms: ヒストリー, , , 史乗, 歴史, 青史

Meanings for each kanji in 歴史

» curriculum; continuation; passage of time
» history; chronicle

Categories 歴史 is a member of

Knowledge the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
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Humanities studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
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Record anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
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Past the time that has elapsed
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Continuum a continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct or distinguishable from adjacent parts
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Sample Sentences for 歴史

He was lost to history.
How come you know so much about Japanese history?
I like history.
I like studying history.
This is an historic city.

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