beforetime

adverb

be·​fore·​time bi-ˈfȯr-ˌtīm How to pronounce beforetime (audio)
bē-
archaic

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of beforetime was in the 13th century

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“Beforetime.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beforetime. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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