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archaic meaning

EN[ɑː.ˈkeɪ.ɪk] [ɑɹ.ˈkeɪ.ɪk]
WArchaic
  • Archaic may refer to a period of time preceding a "classical period":
  • List of archaeological periods
  • Archaic Greece
  • Archaic period in the Americas
  • Early Dynastic Period of Egypt
  • Archaic Homo sapiens, people who lived about 300,000 to 30,000 B.P. (this is far earlier than the archaeological definition)
  • Archaism, the use of a form of speech or writing that is no longer current
  • Archaic language, preserving features that are no longer present in languages of the same language family
  • List of archaic musical instruments
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      1. en archaics
      2. en archaical
      3. en archaicize
      4. en archaicise
      5. en archaicism
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      Meaning of archaic for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "archaic" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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