vēsturiskums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vēsturisks (historical) +‎ -ums (with vēsturisks from vēsture (history) +‎ -isks).

Noun[edit]

vēsturiskums m (1st declension)

  1. historicity (the quality of that which is historical)
    vēsturiskumu sajūtams ne tikai stāstā par arheologiemhistoricity is felt not only in the story (told) by archaelogists
  2. historicity (principle for studying social phenomena, stressing their historical dimension)
    etnogrāfija, būdama vēstures zinātnes nozare, seko vēsturiskuma principam — ethnography, being a branch of historical science, follows the principle of historicity


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