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The study of the culture and artifacts of the ancient Egyptian civilization.

E·gyp′to·log′i·cal (ĭ-jĭp′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
E′gyp·tol′o·gist n.
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Noun1.Egyptologist - an archeologist who specializes in EgyptologyEgyptologist - an archeologist who specializes in Egyptology
archaeologist, archeologist - an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture


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The papyri were uncovered by a Franco-Egyptian mission led by French Egyptologist Pierre Tallet and Egyptian Egyptologist Sayed Mahfouz.
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Now it has been revealed that the pioneering Egyptologist will be among more than 100 individuals showcased in the new Hall of Heroes visitor attraction at Provost Skene House, which is currently being renovated by Aberdeen City Council.
They also spent time investigating mysterious brown spots that were growing on wall paintings inside the tomb where the pharaoh's mummified body was discovered by British Egyptologist Howard Carter in 1922 - and it is now known what they are.
British Egyptologist Nicholas Reeves had theorised that the tomb was in fact that of Nefertiti, the wife of Tutankhamun's father, King Akhenaten.
Ken Griffin, an Egyptologist from Swansea University, and his students were on a routine object handling session at the university's Egypt center when they scoured through ancient object records and discovered the artifact image.
Bassam El Shammaa is an Egyptian Egyptologist, notable for his theory that a second Sphinx lays buried beneath the Giza plateau.
The Young Egyptologist Workshop staff have been shortlisted in the Learning Outside the Classroom Innovator category in the national Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) being held in Stafford today.
As well as in-house historians Ubisoft has also amassed an impressive roster of academic advisers including Jean-Claude Golvin, the renowned French archaeologist, Egyptologist and historical illustrator who created 19 paintings for the game.
OSCAR Wilde's marital home and the grave of a prominent Egyptologist are among several sites given special status in recognition of what the Government's heritage agency called their "queer histories".
British Egyptologist Nicholas Reeves announced plans for further investigations at a news conference with Egyptian Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty, who said data would be taken to Japan for study and that chances were high that a chamber exists.