Synonyms of archetype in English:

archetype

noun

  • an archetype of the old-style football-club chairman
    typification, type, prototype, representative, stereotype; original, pattern, model, standard, mould; embodiment, exemplar, essence, quintessence, textbook example, paradigm, ideal, idea
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    Word of the day neoteny
    Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
    noun
    retention of juvenile features in the adult animal