Category:English retronyms

Recent additions to the category
  1. front slash
  2. Old West
  3. command-line interface
  4. foreslash
  5. conventional oven
  6. inside the box
  7. old media
  8. CISC
  9. brick and mortar
  10. 1G
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. World War I
  2. vaginal sex
  3. Middle English
  4. Old Testament
  5. Orthodox Judaism
  6. Old French
  7. prehistory
  8. WWI
  9. slow food
  10. hard copy

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English terms that serve as new unique names for older objects or concepts whose previous names became ambiguous.