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1. ancient

adjective. ['ˈeɪntʃənt, ˈeɪnʃənt'] very old.

Antonyms

  • stranger

Etymology

  • auncyen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ancien (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Ancient Greek

  • mozambique
  • martinique
  • electrique
  • veronique
  • nongreek
  • dominique
  • vanbeek
  • technique
  • respeak
  • mystique
  • misspeak
  • mcpeek
  • mcpeake
  • mcpeak
  • manrique
  • critique
  • bespeak
  • belgique
  • ashcreek
  • unique
  • tariq
  • streak
  • squeak
  • physique
  • oblique
  • monique
  • mediq
  • leveque
  • kmiec
  • henriquez

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2. ancient

adjective. ['ˈeɪntʃənt, ˈeɪnʃənt'] belonging to times long past especially of the historical period before the fall of the Western Roman Empire.

Antonyms

  • present

Etymology

  • auncyen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ancien (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. ancient

noun. ['ˈeɪntʃənt, ˈeɪnʃənt'] a person who lived in ancient times.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • withholder
  • male
  • adult
  • loser

Etymology

  • auncyen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ancien (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. ancient

noun. ['ˈeɪntʃənt, ˈeɪnʃənt'] a very old person.

Synonyms

  • oldster
  • golden ager
  • antediluvian
  • senior citizen

Antonyms

  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor
  • nonreligious person

Etymology

  • auncyen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ancien (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. Greek

adjective. of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language.

Synonyms

  • Grecian

Etymology

  • graecus (Latin)
  • Γραικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. Greek

noun. the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages.

Synonyms

  • Indo-Hittite
  • Indo-European
  • Middle Greek
  • Ancient Greek
  • New Greek
  • Byzantine Greek
  • Hellenic
  • Hellenic language
  • Koine
  • Medieval Greek
  • Late Greek
  • Modern Greek

Etymology

  • graecus (Latin)
  • Γραικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. Greek

noun. a native or inhabitant of Greece.

Synonyms

  • Thessalian
  • Argive
  • Athenian
  • Ellas
  • Greece
  • Corinthian
  • Eolian
  • Achaean
  • Achaian
  • Lesbian
  • Theban
  • Ionian
  • Ephesian
  • Thessalonian
  • Laconian
  • European
  • Hellenic Republic
  • Arcadian
  • Dorian
  • Mycenaen
  • Hellene
  • Aeolian

Etymology

  • graecus (Latin)
  • Γραικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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