It is a tranquil moment, and my afternoon panic attack seems like ancient history.
Afghan society is an ancient patriarchy; legal due process for women is nonexistent.
Yes, the language of the texts is sometimes overexcited— Tarzan is an ancient hero.
Scans of many of these have been amassed by Vieira on his Facebook page, Stone Builders, Mound Builders and the Giants of ancient.
Banville is the heir to Proust, via Nabokov, and not because there is a lot of sex in ancient Light.
Would that in this respect the ancient darkness might yield to the new light.
The ancient priest who drew it must have placed it there for a definite purpose.
In all the Norse languages, ancient and modern, the -d is preserved.
But Babylon was made into one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
The complaint that “physicians were in vain” is of ancient date.
mid-14c., auncyen, from Old French ancien "old, long-standing, ancient," from Vulgar Latin *anteanus, literally "from before," adjectivization of Latin ante "before, in front of, against" (from PIE *anti "against," locative singular of *ant- "front, forehead;" see ante). The parasitic -t dates from 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 English law, "from before the Norman Conquest." Ancient of Days is from Dan. vii:9. Related: Anciently.
"standard-bearer," 1550s, a corruption of ensign. Archaic, but preserved in Shakespeare's character Aunchient Pistoll in "Henry V."