historial

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English historial, from Middle French historial, from Latin historiālis: compare French historial.

Adjective[edit]

historial (comparative more historial, superlative most historial)

  1. (obsolete) historical

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for historial in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French historial, from Latin historiālis; equivalent to historie +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /isˌtɔriˈaːl/, /isˈtɔrial/, /ɛs-/

Adjective[edit]

historial (inflected form historiale)

  1. Historical, genuine, factual.
  2. Historic; historically significant.
  3. (rare) Related to history or historical events.
  4. (rare) Non-figurative; at face value.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

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Noun[edit]

historial m (plural historiales)

  1. record (such as a person's criminal, work, or clinical record).

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