An old record, song, person, etc, still regarded as good, esp one that has revived or sustained popularity: a golden oldie like ”Honeysuckle Rose”/ All the golden oldies are replayed and the untied threads neatly resolved/ Oldies but Goodies Could Put Success in Senior Tours: There’s a golden patch of oldies who can still play great tennis/ oldies but goodies such as ”Down by the Riverside”
[mid-1960s+; probably influenced by association with the gold phonograph record struck for a recording that has sold a million copies and more]
noun 1. (def 11).
noun 1. any of the Iranian languages spoken or written until the first century a.d.
noun 1. the Irish language before c900. Abbreviation: OIr. noun 1. the Celtic language of Ireland up to about 900 ad, introduced to Scotland by Irish settlers about 500 a.d
noun 1. the U.S. frigate Constitution (used as a nickname).