What is Pre-modern?

Pre-modern definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:

of or relating to present and recent time; not ancient or remote: modern city life.
characteristic of present and recent time; contemporary; not antiquated or obsolete: modern viewpoints.
of or relating to the historical period following the Middle Ages: modern European history.
of, relating to, or characteristic of contemporary styles of art, literature, music, etc., that reject traditionally accepted or sanctioned forms and emphasize individual experimentation and sensibility.
(initial capital letter) new(def 12).
Typography. noting or descriptive of a font of numerals in which the body aligns on the baseline, as 1234567890.Compare old style(def 3).