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historian

Line breaks: his¦tor|ian
Pronunciation: /hɪˈstɔːrɪən
 
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Definition of historian in English:

noun

An expert in or student of history, especially that of a particular period, geographical region, or social phenomenon: a military historian
More example sentences
  • I've become a better student and a better historian than I ever imagined I could be.
  • All hail the beneficent spirit that motivates these historians of social ethics!
  • However, this is essentially where the story seems to end for most social historians.
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Origin

late Middle English: from Old French historien, from Latin historia (see history).

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