ancient history

(redirected from Ancient civilization)
Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to Ancient civilization: Indus Valley Civilization, Oldest Civilization
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to ancient history

a history of the ancient world

knowledge of some recent fact or event that has become so commonly known that it has lost its original pertinence

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Javad Zarif arrived in Athens on Sunday morning to take part in Ancient Civilizations Forum, attended by representatives from nine other nations, known as descendants of the world's ancient civilizations.
A group of Saudi archaeologists discovered the site of an ancient civilization in Hasma," he said.
Washington, October 26 (ANI): A German archaeologist has said that beneath every footstep in Syria is an ancient civilization, with the ancient monuments in the region telling the stories of the many peoples and civilizations that lived in it.
Because of Yemen's strategic location and wonderful climate, Yemen has a great history and ancient civilization which makes the country a coveted destination for stealing invaluable ancient artifacts.
4 : to fail or stop working suddenly <The ancient civilization collapsed.
For two hundred years, scientists and linguists have worked to relearn the knowledge once lost, and uncover the mysteries and heritage of an ancient civilization.
Use examples from an ancient civilization that you are studying.
It's believed that for some reason, an ancient civilization used to carve millstones out of the solid rock that caused giant caves to form over the years.
Scientists believe the ancient civilization that built the giant Moai on Easter Island collapsed after using up all the island's resources.
The "fertile crescent" of ancient civilization was formed by the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, an area now part of this modern nation:--*
Banque Misr will be expanding JCB acceptance to Luxor, famed for the Temples of Luxor and Karnak among other awe-inspiring monuments of ancient civilization, and to Aswan, the winter resort with a dry, temperate climate.
As fascinating for the lay reader as it is informative to professional archaeologists and historians, and recommended for library and personal history, archaeology, and ancient civilization reference shelves.
Participating students experienced China's ancient civilization through learning the Chinese language, Chinese traditional painting and calligraphy, attending music training programs, participating in competitions and visiting famous historical monuments and museums in Beijing.
Not only does the modern world not match the accomplishments of Telassar, but what it has achieved it owes to that ancient civilization.
This Sydney-based aboriginal dance group has made quite an impact down under as an ensemble that melds the traditional forms and sounds of an ancient civilization with contemporary urban culture.
Full browser ?