Translation of "archetype" - English-Spanish dictionary

archetype

noun /(British ) ˈaːkiˌtaip; (American) ˈaːrkiˌtaip/

the most typical or perfect example of a type of person or thing

Arquetipo
This is the archetype of a Gothic cathedral.
archetypal /ˌaːkiˈtaipəl/ adjective

Arquetípico
“The Mysteries of Udolpho” is possibly the archetypal Gothic novel.

(Translation of “archetype” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)