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Definition of Historical

Historical
Historic His*tor"ic, Historical His*tor"ic*al, a. [L. historicus, Gr. ?: cf. F. historique. See History.] Of or pertaining to history, or the record of past events; as, an historical poem; the historic page. -- His*tor"ic*al*ness, n. -- His*to*ric"i*ty, n. There warriors frowning in historic brass. --Pope. Historical painting, that branch of painting which represents the events of history. Historical sense, that meaning of a passage which is deduced from the circumstances of time, place, etc., under which it was written. The historic sense, the capacity to conceive and represent the unity and significance of a past era or age.

Meaning of Historical from wikipedia

- remembered and preserved in some authentic form constitute the historical record. The task of historical discourse is to identify the sources which can most usefully...
- Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. Although the term is commonly used as a synonym...
- A historical figure is a famous person in history, such as Catherine the Great, Abraham Lincoln, Washington, or Napoleon. The significance of such figures...
- Condensed list of historical anniversaries. Daily Content Archive World History Database On This Day Today In British History History Channel (US):...
- Historical criticism, also known as the historical-critical method or higher criticism, is a branch of criticism that investigates the origins of ancient...
- Historical materialism is the methodological approach of Marxist historiography that focuses on human societies and their development over time, claiming...
- Historical method comprises the techniques and guidelines by which historians use primary sources and other evidence, including the evidence of archaeology...
- There are traditionally four historical capitals of China, collectively referred to as the "Four Great Ancient Capitals of China" (中国四大古都; 中國四大古都; Zhōngguó...
- This history by period summarizes significant eras in the history of the world, from the ancient world to the present day. Ancient history refers to...
- political studies, surveys have been conducted in order to construct historical rankings of the success of individuals who have served as President of...
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