Antiquity vs Thebes - What's the difference?

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antiquity

English

Noun

(antiquities)
  • Ancient times; former ages; times long since past.
  • The ancients; the people of ancient times.
  • * That such pillars were raised by Seth all antiquity has avowed. —Sir W. Raleigh.
  • (obsolete) An old gentleman.
  • * You are a shrewd antiquity , neighbor Clench. —B. Jonson.
  • (label) The historical period preceding the Middle Ages (c. 500-1500), primarily relating to European history.
  • (often, constructed as an uncountable plural) A relic or monument of ancient times; as, a coin, a statue, etc.; an ancient institution.
  • State of being ancient or of ancient lineage.
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    thebes

    English

    (wikipedia Thebes)

    Alternative forms

    * (dated)

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • Any of two important cities in antiquity, either in Greece or Egypt.
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