history [histories] n

L. < Gk. Ιστορία, account of one's inquiries, narrative.

  1. Biography; life story; account of the origin, accomplishments, and actions of an individual person.
  2. Written record; branch of knowledge dealing with past events; attested account of past occurrences with observations.
  3. Account of an event; description of a series of incidents.
  4. Personification of past events.