historia

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See also: história and història

Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin historia.

Noun[edit]

historia f (plural histories)

  1. history
  2. story

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

historia (accusative singular historian, plural historiaj, accusative plural historiajn)

  1. historical (relating to history)
  2. historic (of great importance)

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhisto̞ri.ɑ]
  • Hyphenation: his‧to‧ri‧a

Noun[edit]

historia

  1. history

Declension[edit]

Inflection of historia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative historia historiat
genitive historian historioiden
historioitten
partitive historiaa historioita
illative historiaan historioihin
singular plural
nominative historia historiat
accusative nom.? historia historiat
gen. historian
genitive historian historioiden
historioitten
historiainrare
partitive historiaa historioita
inessive historiassa historioissa
elative historiasta historioista
illative historiaan historioihin
adessive historialla historioilla
ablative historialta historioilta
allative historialleˣ historioilleˣ
essive historiana historioina
translative historiaksi historioiksi
instructive historioin
abessive historiatta historioitta
comitative historioineen

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia (plural historias)

  1. history

Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia la

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historía, learning through research, narration of what is learned), from ἱστορέω (historéō, to learn through research, to inquire), from ἵστωρ (hístōr, the one who knows, the expert, the judge).

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Noun[edit]

historia f (genitive historiae); first declension

  1. history
  2. account
  3. story

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative historia historiae
genitive historiae historiārum
dative historiae historiīs
accusative historiam historiās
ablative historiā historiīs
vocative historia historiae

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of historie

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia f

  1. definite singular of historie

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin historia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia f

  1. history
  2. story

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • historia in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin historia, from Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historía).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia f (plural historias)

  1. history
  2. story
  3. The letter H in the Spanish phonetic alphabet

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin historia.

Noun[edit]

historia (n class, plural historia)

  1. history (aggregate of past events)

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

historia c

  1. history
    Hon är professor i historia.
    She is a professor of history.
    Landet har en lång historia av blodiga krig.
    The country has a long history of bloody wars.
  2. A story, plot (of a work of fiction)
  3. A joke or anecdote
  4. An event, incident or affair.
    Mitt äktenskap var en riktigt sorglig historia.
    My marriage was a really sorry affair.

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Usage notes[edit]

Usually, the phrase rolig historia denotes a shorter joke with a funny (witty...) punchline, while historia by itself usually denotes a story (or an anecdote).

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