Synonyms of archetype in English:

archetype

noun

  • 1 the archetype of Southern hospitality
    quintessence, essence, representative, model, embodiment, prototype, stereotype; original, pattern, standard, paradigm
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    Pronunciation: ˌ(h)yo͞oməˈresk
    noun
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