belonging to or existing in times before recorded history
belonging to times long past especially of the historical period before the fall of the Western Roman Empire
The historical period from around 500 A.D. up to around 1450 A.D. between the fall of Rome and the birth of the Renaissance
term for the roughly 200-year period in Greek history that followed the final collapse of the Mycenaean civilization in the 12th century BC.
The great period of rebirth in art, literature, and learning in the 14th-16th centuries, which marked the transition into the modern periods of European history
characteristic of present-day art and music and literature and architecture
period of prosperity, peace, and cultural growth