Definition of historical
historicalnessplay \hi-ˈstȯr-i-kəl-nəs, -ˈstär-\ noun
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
HISTORICAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of historical for English Language Learners
: of or relating to history
: based on history
: arranged in the order that things happened or came to be
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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