Usage examples for ancient

  1. Surely, my children, you will be helping the Faith if you save its ancient walls.  Brother Copas by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. Some ancient race that used to live here, they say.  White Fire by John Oxenham
  3. But it will be more convenient to speak first of the place of more ancient fame.  Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine by Edward A. Freeman Commentator: W. H. Hutton