the original pattern or model from which all things of the same kind are copied or on which they are based; a model or first form; prototype.
(in jungian psychology) a collectively inherited unconscious idea, pattern of thought, image, etc., universally present in individual psyches.
as archetypically “presidential” as mitt romney seemed, his perfectly square, gee whiz speech style was part of what did him in.
for a president today, talkin’ down is speaking american john mcwhorter august 6, 2014
a perfect or typical specimen
an original model or pattern; prototype
(psycho-n-l) one of the inherited mental images postulated by jung as the content of the collective unconscious
a constantly recurring symbol or motif in literature, painting, etc
“original pattern from which copies are made,” 1540s, from latin archetypum, from greek arkhetypon “pattern, model, figure on a seal,” neuter of adjective arkhetypos “first-moulded,” from arkhe- “first” (see archon) + typos “model, type, blow, mark of a blow” (see type). jungian psychology sense of “pervasive idea or image from the collective unconscious” is from 1919.
archetype ar·che·type (är’kĭ-tīp’)
an original model or type after which other similar things are patterned.
in jungian psychology, an inherited pattern of thought or symbolic image that is derived from the past collective experience of humanity and is present in the unconscious of the individual. also called imago.
ar’che·typ’al (-tī’pəl) or ar’che·typ’ic (-tĭp’ĭk) or ar’che·typ’i·cal adj.
an original model after which other similar things are patterned. in the psychology of carl jung, archetypes are the images, patterns, and symbols that rise out of the collective unconscious and appear in dreams, mythology, and fairy tales.
archevite one of the nations planted by the -ssyrians in samaria (ezra 4:9); the men of erech.
- Ulysses s grant
cary (archibald leach) 1904–86, u.s. actor, born in england. heber jedediah [hee-ber jed-i-dahy-uh] /ˈhi bər ˌdʒɛd ɪˈdaɪ ə/ (show ipa), 1856–1945, u.s. president of the mormon church 1918–45. ulysses s(impson) 1822–85, 18th president of the u.s. 1869–77: union general in the civil war. a male given name: from a latin word meaning “large, great.”. verb […]
- Fifth earl of rosebery
archibald philip, 5th earl of rosebery, . archibald philip primrose [prim-rohz] /ˈprɪmˌroʊz/ (show ipa), 5th earl of, 1847–1929, british statesman and author: prime minister 1894–95. noun any of various temperate primulaceous plants of the genus primula, esp p. vulgaris of europe, which has pale yellow flowers short for evening primrose also called primrose yellow. a […]
- Archibald prize
noun (austral) an annual prize awarded by the trustees of the art gallery of new south wales since 1921, for outstanding contributions to art, letters, science, and politics
the ocean bottom between the littoral and abyssal zones: from depths of approximately 200 feet (60 meters) to 3300 feet (1000 meters).