Examples from the Web for anciently
The fable or parable was anciently, as it is even now, a favourite weapon of the most successful orators.The Fables of La Fontaine|Jean de la Fontaine
Gro or gran (Portuguese), kermes-grain, anciently scarlet, is not mentioned by Ramusio.
But, anciently, the word Zend implied something more than a simple interpretation of the Avesta, or sacred texts.Curiosities of Superstition|W. H. Davenport Adams
The district in the parish of Leyland, anciently styled Cunnolvesmores, is sometimes found written Gunoldsmores.On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire|Charles Hardwick
By that mysterious, anciently affirmed gravity the real wanderer has found genial habitation.Oswald Langdon|Carson Jay Lee