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An original model or type after which other similar things are patterned.
1. Frankenstein,Dracula, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde are archetypes that have influenced all subsequent horror stories

2. Becoming The Archetype is the best band ever!!

3.Jesus was an archetype for Christians. He acted without sin and christians are supposed to be like him
by Kome_tx March 18, 2007
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