Historical vs Brutus - What's the difference?

historical | brutus |


As adjectives the difference between historical and brutus

is that historical is pertaining to the history, to what happened in the past while brutus is heavy, unwieldy.

As a noun historical

is a historical romance.

historical

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Pertaining to the history, to what happened in the past.
  • Usage notes

    * * See the usage notes about (m) for more.

    Synonyms

    * historic

    Derived terms

    * ahistorical * art-historical

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A historical romance.
  • * 1999 , Anne K. Kaler, Rosemary E. Johnson-Kurek, Romantic Conventions , page 63:
  • However, as regular romance readers know, the romance novels that appear on the best-seller lists are not Harlequins at all, but rather historicals and contemporaries, which vary widely from the Harlequin pattern in style, plot, and character.

    brutus

    English

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (a Roman cognomen)