herstory

noun her·sto·ry \ ˈhər-st(ə-)rē \
|Updated on: 8 Jun 2018

Definition of herstory

plural herstories
: history; specifically : history considered or presented from a feminist viewpoint or with special attention to the experience of women

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Origin and Etymology of herstory

blend of her and history


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