Synonyms of 'former'

aforementioned, aforesaid, ancient, antecedent, antediluvian, anterior, anticipatory, bygone, ci-devant, departed, Early, Elder, eldest, erstwhile, first, first-born, firstling, fore, foregoing, forenamed, immemorial, last, late, latest, Major, old, olden, older, oldest, once, past, precedent, preceding, prehistoric, previous, prime, primeval, primitive, Prior, quondam, recent, said, same, senior, sometime, then, whilom