antiquity
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ancient times)
a. la antigüedad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Aristarchus was a Greek astronomer from antiquity who first proposed that the earth revolves around the sun.Aristarco fue un astrónomo griego de la antigüedad que propuso por primera vez que la tierra gira alrededor del sol.
This is a method of metalworking that dates from antiquity.Este es un método de trabajar el metal que se remonta a la antigüedad.
2. (age)
a. la antigüedad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Paleographers are trying to determine the antiquity of the book.Los paleógrafos están tratando de determinar la antigüedad del libro.
antiquities
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (antique objects)
a. las antigüedades
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Over his lifetime, Sean amassed a huge collection of Egyptian antiquities.En el curso de su vida, Sean acumuló una enorme colección de antigüedades egipcias.
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antiquity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la antigüedad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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antiquity [ænˈtɪkwɪtɪ]
noun
1 (age, ancient times) antigüedad (f)
of great antiquity muy antiguo; high antiquity remota antigüedad; in antiquity en la antigüedad; en el mundo antiguo
2 antiquities antigüedades (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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