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pri·me·val

 (prī-mē′vəl)
adj.
Belonging to the first or earliest age or ages; original or ancient: a primeval galaxy.

[From Latin prīmaevus, early in life : prīmus, first; see per in Indo-European roots + aevum, age; see aiw- in Indo-European roots.]

pri·me′val·ly adv.

primeval

(praɪˈmiːvəl) or

primaeval

adj
of or belonging to the first age or ages, esp of the world
[C17: from Latin prīmaevus youthful, from prīmus first + aevum age]
priˈmevally, priˈmaevally adv

pri•me•val

(praɪˈmi vəl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the first age or ages, esp. of the world; primordial.
[1765–75; < Latin prīmaev(us) young (+ aevum age)]
pri•me′val•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.primeval - having existed from the beginningprimeval - having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or original stage or state; "aboriginal forests"; "primal eras before the appearance of life on earth"; "the forest primeval"; "primordial matter"; "primordial forms of life"
early - at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time; "early morning"; "an early warning"; "early diagnosis"; "an early death"; "took early retirement"; "an early spring"; "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"

primeval

primaeval

primeval

adjective
Of or relating to early stages in the evolution of human culture:
Translations
pradávnýpravěký
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pirmapradis
aizvēsturisksmužamežspirmatnejs
eski çağlardan kalma

primeval

[praɪˈmiːvəl] ADJprimitivo

primeval

[praɪˈmiːvəl] adjprimitif/ive
primeval instincts → instincts primitifs
primeval forest → forêt primitive

primeval

adjurzeitlich, Ur-; primeval soupUrsuppe f; primeval slimeUrschleim m; primeval forestUrwald m; primeval instinctUrinstinkt m

primeval

[praɪˈmiːvl] adjprimordiale, primitivo/a
primeval forests → foreste originarie

primeval,

primaeval

(praiˈmiːvəl) adjective
of or belonging to the first ages of history. primeval forests.