.BASH_HISTORY File Extension
File TypeBash History File
What is a BASH_HISTORY file?
File created by Bash, a Unix-based shell program commonly used on Mac OS X and Linux operating systems; stores a history of user commands entered at the command prompt; used for viewing old commands that have been executed.
BASH_HISTORY files are hidden files with no filename prefix. They always use the filename .bash_history.
NOTE: Bash is the shell program used by Apple Terminal.