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historian

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of historian

  1. a student or writer of history <historians are still trying to sort out fact from fiction in the story of Kateri Tekakwitha, the Lily of the Mohawks> Synonyms annalist, chronicler Related Words autobiographer, biographer; archivist, chronologist, genealogist, hagiographer





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