Egyptology


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E·gyp·tol·o·gy

 (ē′jĭp-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
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.

Egyptology

(ˌiːdʒɪpˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Archaeology) the study of the archaeology and language of ancient Egypt
Egyptological adj
ˌEgypˈtologist n

E•gyp•tol•o•gy

(ˌi dʒɪpˈtɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the science or study of Egyptian antiquities.
[1855–60]
E•gyp`to•log′i•cal (-təˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
E`gyp•tol′o•gist, n.

Egyptology

the study of ancient Egyptian language, history, and culture. — Egyptologist, n.Egyptological, adj.
See also: Antiquity

Egyptology

The study of the civilization and archaeological remains of ancient Egypt.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Egyptology - archeology of ancient Egyptian artifactsEgyptology - archeology of ancient Egyptian artifacts
archaeology, archeology - the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
Translations
egyptologia
egyiptológia
egyptologi

Egyptology

[ˌiːdʒɪpˈtɒlədʒɪ] Negiptología f

Egyptology

nÄgyptologie f
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