a person who collects or studies relics and ancient works of art
Origin of antiquaryClassical Latin antiquarius ; from antiquus: see antique
Origin of antiquaryLatin ant&imacron;quarius, from ant&imacron;quus, old; see antique.
- Relating to antiquity.
From Latin antiquarius (“pertaining to antiquity, one fond of or employed in antiquities”), from antiquus (“ancient”) + -arius