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Another word for ancient

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Adjective
  1. Belonging to, existing, or occurring in times long past

  2. Of, existing, or occurring in a distant period

      1. Of or relating to an early or original stage or state; primeval:
      2. Occurring in or characteristic of an early stage of development or evolution:
      3. Having developed early in the evolutionary history of a group:
      1. Of or occurring near the beginning of a given series, period of time, or course of events:
      2. Of or belonging to a previous or remote period of time:
      3. Of or belonging to an initial stage of development:
      1. Occurring or belonging to the era before the Flood.
      2. Extremely old or old-fashioned.
    See also:

    start

  3. Long past

    See also:

    new

Noun
  1. An elderly person

    See also:

    youth

Another word for ancient

Modifier
  1. Very old

  2. Belonging to the early history of the world

      1. Of or occurring near the beginning of a given series, period of time, or course of events:
      2. Of or belonging to a previous or remote period of time:
      3. Of or belonging to an initial stage of development:
      1. Of, relating to, or contained in the Bible.
      2. Suggestive of the personages or times depicted in the Bible.
      3. Suggestive of the prose or narrative style of the King James Bible.
      1. Of or relating to the ancient Greeks and Romans, especially their art, architecture, and literature.
      2. Conforming to the artistic and literary models of ancient Greece and Rome.
      3. Versed in the classics: