One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A student of or expert in the principles which regulate the course of history.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Russell Lowell (1819–1891), author and diplomat. Apparently from ancient Greek ἱστορία history + -nomer. With later use compare German Historionom.
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