Simple Definition of historical
: of or relating to history
: based on history
: arranged in the order that things happened or came to be
Full Definition of historical
Examples of historical in a sentence
He strove for historical accuracy in the movie.
The kings are listed in historical order.
First Known Use of historical
Rhymes with historical
HISTORICAL Defined for Kids
Definition of historical for Students
1 : relating to or based on history <historical writings>
2 : known to be true <historical fact>
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