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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

- interpretation of these events. Historians s**** knowledge of the past using historical sources such as written do****ents, oral accounts, art and material artifacts...
- Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting related to the past events, but is fictional. Although the term is commonly...
- A historical drama (also period drama, costume drama, and period piece) is a work set in a past time period, usually used in the context of film and television...
- Historical source is an original source that contains important historical information. These sources are something that inform us about history at the...
- The term "historical Jesus" refers to the reconstruction of the life and teachings of Jesus by critical historical methods, in contrast to religious interpretations...
- In historiography, historical revisionism is the reinterpretation of a historical account. It usually involves challenging the orthodox (established, accepted...
- The following pages, corresponding to the Gregorian calendar, list the historical events, births, deaths, and holidays and observances of the specified...
- Historical materialism is Karl Marx's theory of history, which locates historical change in the rise of class societies and the way humans labour together...
- Historical negationism, also called denialism, is falsification or distortion of the historical record. It should not be conflated with historical revisionism...
- Historical determinism is the stance that events are historically predetermined or currently constrained by various forces. Historical determinism can...