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Adjective
/ˈānCHənt/,
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Belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence,
  1. Belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence
    • - the ancient civilizations of the Mediterranean
  2. Having been in existence for a very long time
    • - an ancient gateway
    • - ancient forests
  3. Showing or feeling signs of age or wear
    • - an ancient pair of jeans
    • - you make me feel ancient
Noun
  1. A standard, flag, or ensign


  1. belonging to times long past especially of the historical period before the fall of the Western Roman Empire; "ancient history"; "ancient civilizations such as those of the Etruscans and Sumerians"; "ancient Greece"
  2. a very old person
  3. a person who lived in ancient times
  4. very old; "an ancient mariner"
  5. (anciently) in ancient times; long ago; "a concern with what may have happened anciently"
  6. (ancientness) extreme oldness
  7. Ancient history is the study of the written past from the beginning of recorded human history in the Old World to the Early Middle Ages in Europe.
  8. Ancient is a Norwegian black metal band from Eidsvåg, Nesset, formed in 1992. The band has released six full-length albums released by Metal Blade Records. Ancient used to have a raw black metal sound, similar to Darkthrone's works. ...
  9. Although each installment of the Final Fantasy series is generally set in a different fictional world with separate storylines, there are some commonalities when it comes to character design. Certain design themes repeat themselves, as well as specific character names and classes. ...
  10. Legacy of Kain is a series of fantasy action-adventure video games developed initially by Silicon Knights in association with Crystal Dynamics. After a legal battle, Crystal Dynamics continued the series without Silicon Knights and Eidos Interactive became the publisher. ...
  11. The Ancients are a humanoid race in the fictional Stargate universe. They are called "Ancients" in the Milky Way, but are also known as Lanteans or Ancestors in the Pegasus galaxy and as the Alterans in their home galaxy, and they sometimes call themselves Anquietas in their language. ...
  12. Traveller is a series of related science fiction role-playing games, the first published in 1977 by Game Designers' Workshop and subsequent editions by various companies remaining in print to this day. ...
  13. A person who is very old or who lived in ancient times; A flag, banner, standard or ensign; Having lasted from a remote period; having been of long duration; of great age; very old; Existent or occurring in time long past, usually in remote ages; belonging to or associated with antiquity; old, ...
  14. (ancients) General term for coins of the world struck circa 600 B.C. to circa 450 A.D.
  15. (The Ancients) The first Adorians in recorded history.
  16. (3. ancients) پرانے لوگ ۔ اگلے لوگ ۔ متقدمین
  17. (Ancients) A grade of an inn of court, etc., composed of the oldest barristers.
  18. (Ancients) An ancient race of beings with incredible powers. The last known ancient alive is Aeris Gainsborough.
  19. (Ancients) Another name for the Antediluvians.
  20. (Ancients) Philosophical and scientific thinkers of the following traditions: The Tao, Yoga, Tantra, Sanskrit Texts, Plato, and others.
  21. (Ancients) The original settlers of Pern.
  22. (Ancients) The race who built the fortress. Never referenced in the game, but someone must have built it, and it is very old, so I have labeled them thus.
  23. (Ancients) an ancient race of otherworldly nomads calling themselves the Cetra; they seek out the Promised Land. They cultivated the Planet's life energy, and fought and defeated the alien Jenova. Later, some Ancients settled and became the ancestors of the normal race of humanity. ...
  24. Gautama · Jaimini · Kanada · Kapila · Markandeya · Patañjali · Valmiki · Vyasa
  25. (Anshent) - The guidon used at funerals. A small flag ending in a point.