DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 his·to·ri·an /hɪˈstoriən, ˈstɔr, ˈstɑr-/
 歷史學家,史家

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 His·to·ri·an n.
 1. A writer of history; a chronicler; an annalist.
    Even the historian takes great liberties with facts.   --Sir J. Reynolds.
 2. One versed or well informed in history.
    Great captains should be good historians.   --South.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 historian
      n : a person who is an authority on history and who studies it
          and writes about it [syn: historiographer]