Definition of ethnohistorian in English:

ethnohistorian

noun

  • See ethnohistory

    • ‘For years, ethnohistorians have insisted that American history cannot be understood thoroughly without including Indian people as legitimate historical actors.’
    • ‘Historians and ethnohistorians generally place sporadic European contacts alongside internal factors as critical in the consolidation of political authority and the emergence of political hierarchies in Virginia.’
    • ‘Over the last several decades archaeologists have identified many missions sites, and ethnohistorians have reconstructed many facets of the Spanish-Indian encounter.’