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Similar Words: ancients, ancientry, ancientnesses, ancientness, anciently, ancientism, ancientest, ancienter, ancient-history

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Word Example of - Ancient

Example Sentences for ancient

Would that in this respect the ancient darkness might yield to the new light.

Had ancient times conspired to disallow What then was new, what had been ancient now?

In all the Norse languages, ancient and modern, the -d is preserved.

In the ancient German law there was absolute freedom of divorce by agreement.

The complaint that “physicians were in vain” is of ancient date.

The marriage of children was not in the mores of the ancient Germans.

(b) That this Beow was an ancient "god of agriculture and fertility."

The kings of ancient Egypt married their sisters and daughters.

Many of the buildings of ancient Crow Wing were moved to Brainerd.

Ymir, the Ancient Giant, hated him so much that he would have slain him then and there.

Word Origin & History of - Ancient

    Word Origin & History

    ancient mid-14c., auncyen, from O.Fr. ancien "old, long-standing, ancient," from V.L. *anteanus, adjectivization of L. ante "before, in front of, against" (from PIE *anti "against," locative singular of *ant- "front, forehead;" see ante). With parasitic -t 15c. by influence of words in -ent. Specifically, in history, "belonging to the period before the fall of the Western Roman Empire" (and contrasted with medieval and modern). In Eng. law, "from before the Norman Conquest." Ancient of Days is from Dan. vii.9.

The Definition of - Ancient (noun)

    of or in time long past, especially before the end of the Western Roman Empire a.d. 476:
    ancient history.
    dating from a remote period; of great age:
    ancient rocks; ancient trees.
    very old; aged:
    an ancient folk tale.
    being old in wisdom and experience; venerable.
    old-fashioned or antique.
    a person who lived in ancient times.
    one of the classical writers of antiquity.
    a very old or aged person, especially if venerable or patriarchal.
    1. the civilized peoples, nations, or cultures of antiquity, as the Greeks, Romans, Hebrews, and Egyptians (usually preceded by the).
    2. the writers, artists, and philosophers of ancient times, especially those of Greece and Rome.