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  • n. The quality of being historical.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Historical character or quality.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. significance owing to its history
  • n. the state of having in fact existed in the past


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historical +‎ -ness


  • Final Crisis #7 - Well, the greatest, most wonderfulest, most marvelost epic in all of the DCU’s historic historicalness is over … and I have no idea what the hell happened.

    31 « January « 2009 « Axiom's Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy

  • Is it not obvious that she was a vain and desperate attempt by McCain to throw a bone to the ladies to lure them from Obama and offset his “historicalness” and “rally-the-base” and never anything of serious value?

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Newsweek promotes Palin for President

  • "Maybe she chose him for -- for his historicalness," said my Mother.

    Fairy Prince and Other Stories

  • Morality bears, neither in its progressive realization nor in its guilty perversion, the character of historicalness, — is in no respect a power essentially modificatory of universal history, and consciously aiming at such modification as its end; and even the ideal state is and remains simply the very limited activity-sphere of a special moral virtuosity of the governing individual spirit, without a higher world-historical purpose in relation to the totality of humanity. —

    Christian Ethics. Volume I.���History of Ethics.

  • Rather, his boys talk, somewhat sarcastically, about his "lectures" on "random facts of historicalness" and more seriously how he encourages them to pursue their passions.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Is it the historicalness or the popculturalness or is that just something one says these days?

    protein wisdom

  • Can a Teleprompter Share A Nobel Peace Prize? speech that was said by many to have much historicalness.

    Planet Moron


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