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Definition for: ancient

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English

Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
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Etymology

From Latin anciens "old".

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈeɪnʃənt/ , SAMPA: /"eInS@nt/

Adjective

ancient

  1. very old

Translations

very old
  • Bulgarian: древен (dreven), античен (antičen)
  • Chinese, Simplified: 古代的, 古旧的, 旧的
  • Chinese, Traditional: 古代的, 古舊的, 舊的
  • Dutch: antiek
  • Ido: ancien-ega
  • French: antique, ancien
  • Finnish: ikivanha, muinainen
  • Greek: αρχαίος [arˈçe̞ˌo̞s] m .
  • Italian: antico
  • Japanese: 古代の (こだいの)
  • Latin: anciens, ancientis
  • Malagasy: ela
  • Persian: باستانی (baastaani)
  • Polish: antyczny, starożytny, stary
  • Portuguese: antigo m . , antiga f .
  • Russian: древний /dr'évnij/
  • Slovene: prastar m . , prastara f . , prastaro n .
  • Spanish: antiguo
  • Telugu: పురాతన (puraatana)

Noun

ancient

  1. ( heraldry ) A small flag or ensign.

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Other Translations for "ancient"

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Morse Codeancient
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Pig Latinancientway

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