Definition of Antiqua. Meaning of Antiqua. Synonyms of Antiqua

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Antiqua. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Antiqua and, of course, Antiqua synonyms and on the right images related to the word Antiqua.

Definition of Antiqua

No result for Antiqua. Showing similar results...

Antiquarian
Antiquarian An`ti*qua"ri*an, a. [See Antiquary]. Pertaining to antiquaries, or to antiquity; as, antiquarian literature.
Antiquarian
Antiquarian An`ti*qua"ri*an, n. 1. An antiquary. 2. A drawing paper of large size. See under Paper, n.
Antiquarianism
Antiquarianism An`ti*qua"ri*an*ism, n. Character of an antiquary; study or love of antiquities. --Warburton.
Antiquarianize
Antiquarianize An`ti*qua"ri*an*ize, v. i. To act the part of an antiquary. [Colloq.]
Antiquaries
Antiquary An"ti*qua*ry, n.; pl. Antiquaries. One devoted to the study of ancient times through their relics, as inscriptions, monuments, remains of ancient habitations, statues, coins, manuscripts, etc.; one who searches for and studies the relics of antiquity.
Antiquary
Antiquary An"ti*qua*ry, a. [L. antiquarius, fr. antiquus ancient. See Antique.] Pertaining to antiquity. [R.] ``Instructed by the antiquary times.' --Shak.
Antiquary
Antiquary An"ti*qua*ry, n.; pl. Antiquaries. One devoted to the study of ancient times through their relics, as inscriptions, monuments, remains of ancient habitations, statues, coins, manuscripts, etc.; one who searches for and studies the relics of antiquity.
Antiquate
Antiquate An"ti*quate, v. t. [L. antiquatus, p. p. of antiquare, fr. antiquus ancient.] To make old, or obsolete; to make antique; to make old in such a degree as to put out of use; hence, to make void, or abrogate. Christianity might reasonably introduce new laws, and antiquate or abrogate old one. --Sir M. Hale.
Antiquated
Antiquated An"ti*qua`ted, a. Grown old. Hence: Bygone; obsolete; out of use; old-fashioned; as, an antiquated law. ``Antiquated words.' --Dryden. Old Janet, for so he understood his antiquated attendant was denominated. --Sir W. Scott. Syn: Ancient; old; antique; obsolete. See Ancient.
Antiquatedness
Antiquatedness An"ti*qua`ted*ness, n. Quality of being antiquated.
Antiquateness
Antiquateness An"ti*quate*ness, n. Antiquatedness. [Obs.]
Antiquation
Antiquation An`ti*qua"tion, n. [L. antiquatio, fr. antiquare.] The act of making antiquated, or the state of being antiquated. --Beaumont.

Meaning of Antiqua from wikipedia

- Antiqua, antique in Latin, may refer to : Antiqua (typeface cl****), a typeface family designed between about 1470 and 1600 a Yersinia pestis biovar thought...
- Musica Antiqua (Latin for early music) can refer to: Musica Antiqua Köln, early music ensemble founded in 1973 Musica Antiqua Bruges, early music festival...
- Antiqua (/ˈæntɪkwə/) is a style of typeface used to mimic styles of handwriting or calligraphy common during the 15th and 16th centuries. Letters are...
- Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna ("Ancient and Modern Sweden") is a collection of engravings collected by Erik Dahlbergh during the middle of the 17th century...
- The Antiqua–Fraktur dispute was a typographical dispute in 19th- and early 20th-century Germany. In most European countries, blackletter typefaces like...
- Schola Antiqua may refer to Schola Antiqua of New York John Blackley Schola Antiqua (Spanish early music group) Schola Antiqua of Chicago...
- while Antiqua fonts intended for printing Latin or Italian would have an ſs but no ſʒ ligature. When German texts began to be printed in Antiqua (see Antiqua–Fraktur...
- Delia antiqua, commonly known as the onion fly, is a cosmopolitan pest of crops. The larvae or maggots feed on onions, garlic, and other bulbous plants...
- Neptunea antiqua, common name the red whelk, is a species of Northeast Atlantic sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Buccinidae, the true...
- Orgyia antiqua, the rusty tussock moth or vapourer, is a moth in the family Erebidae. O. antiqua is native to Europe, but now has a transcontinental distribution...
Loading...