ethnohistory

noun
eth·​no·​his·​to·​ry | \ ˌeth-nō-ˈhi-st(ə-)rē How to pronounce ethnohistory (audio) \

Definition of ethnohistory

: a study of the development of cultures

Other Words from ethnohistory

ethnohistorian \ ˌeth-​nō-​(h)i-​ˈstȯr-​ē-​ən How to pronounce ethnohistorian (audio) , -​ˈstär-​ \ noun
ethnohistoric \ ˌeth-​nō-​(h)i-​ˈstȯr-​ik How to pronounce ethnohistoric (audio) , -​ˈstär-​ \ or ethnohistorical \ ˌeth-​nō-​(h)i-​ˈstȯr-​i-​kəl How to pronounce ethnohistorical (audio) , -​ˈstär-​ \ adjective

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1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Ethnohistory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethnohistory. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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