Definition of antemundane in English:

antemundane

adjective

  • Existing or occurring before the creation of the world. Also occasionally in extended use: extremely ancient.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Stephen Nye (d. 1719), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. From ante- + mundane.

Pronunciation

antemundane

/ˌantɪmʌnˈdeɪn/