Definitions
archive Tweet Definition of archive Like Definition of archive on Facebook
noun 
  1. A place for store, storing earlier, and often historical, material. An archive usually contains documents (letters, records, newspapers, etc.) or other types of media kept for historical interest.
  2. The material so kept, considered as a whole (cf. archives).
His of Old High German language texts is the most extensive in Britain.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: archief
  • German: Archiv(de)n
  • Italian: archivio(it)m
  • Spanish: archivo(es)m
verb (archiv, ing)
  1. To put into an archive.
I was planning on archiving the documents from 2001.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: archiveren
  • French: archiver
  • German: archivieren
  • Spanish: archivar(es)
Etymology: From French archives, from Latin archÄva, from Greek arkheia, plural of arkheion, "town hall".


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for archive for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.