(comparative more archaically, superlative most archaically)
- In an archaic manner.
Variant of archaic
- belonging to an earlier period; ancient
- antiquated; old-fashioned
- that has ceased to be used except for special purposes, as in poetry, church ritual, etc.: thou is an archaic form of you
Origin of archaicClassical Greek archaikos ; from archaios, old, ancient ; from archein, begin