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antīquior m, f (neuter antīquius); third declension

  1. older, more ancient or aged


Third declension, comparative variant

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative antīquior antīquius antīquiōrēs antīquiōra
genitive antīquiōris antīquiōrum
dative antīquiōrī antīquiōribus
accusative antīquiōrem antīquius antīquiōrēs antīquiōra
ablative antīquiōre antīquiōribus
vocative antīquior antīquius antīquiōrēs antīquiōra


  • antiquior” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • there is nothing I am more interested in than..: nihil antiquius or prius habeo quam ut (nihil mihi antiquius or potius est, quam ut)