ethnologist


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eth·nol·o·gy

 (ĕth-nŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of anthropology that analyzes and compares human cultures, as in social structure, language, religion, and technology; cultural anthropology.

eth′no·log′ic (ĕth′nə-lŏj′ĭk), eth′no·log′i·cal adj.
eth′no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
eth·nol′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ethnologist - an anthropologist who studies ethnology
anthropologist - a social scientist who specializes in anthropology
Translations
إخْتِصاصي بِعِلْم الأعْراق البَشَرِيَّه
etnolog
etnológus
òjóîfræîingur, òjóîháttafræîingur
etnológ
budun bilim uzmanı

ethnologist

[eθˈnɒlədʒɪst] Netnólogo/a m/f

ethnologist

nEthnologe m, → Ethnologin f

ethnologist

[ɛθˈnɒlədʒɪst] netnologo/a

ethnic

(ˈeθnik) adjective
of nations or races of mankind or their customs, dress, food etc. ethnic groups/dances.
ethnology (eθˈnolədʒi) noun
the study of the different races of mankind.
ˌethnoˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
ethˈnologist noun
References in classic literature ?
You see, as an ethnologist, the thing's very interesting to me.
So she translates To Huu, a persecuted Vietnamese poet who wrote poems in prison by sticking pins into leaves to form the words and smuggling the branches out to waiting friends; Nelly Sachs, who spent her life rescuing her native German from the language of the Nazis by studying Gershom Sholem's translations from the Zohar and the translation of the Hebrew Bible by Martin Buber and Franz Rosenzweig; Eugenie Goldstern, a native of Odessa who devoted her life to studying the dialects of the Savoie until, as a Jew, she was banned from her university position as an ethnologist in Vienna by an anti-Semitic administrator in 1924 and had to live in exile in Sweden.
Family first"Slovak still sees Christmas as a time for family to be together," explains an ethnologist from Comenius University, Zita Skovierova.
Aurelie Feduniw is a young ethnologist who has joined Vilarem in this project.
Let us note this year the 135th anniversary of the well-known Physiologist Levon Orbeli and the 130th anniversary of the well-acclaimed Armenologist, Orientalist and Ethnologist, the Founder President of the RA National Academy of Sciences Hovsep Orbeli.
To tie together these stories -- many previously published in literary journals -- Prescott uses the clever framing device of John Swanton, a Smithsonian Institution ethnologist visiting Wrangell to collect locals' stories, along with his Tlingit aide, Tooch Waterson.
Along the way, we meet figures who shaped the history of the Gulf: ethnologist Frank Hamilton Cushing, who explored the ancient mounds; 16th-century Spanish explorer Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca; and Randy Wayne White, the fishing guide (and bestselling author) whose promotion of the tarpon lured hundreds of anglers to the Gulf Coast.
Prior to the Civil War in the 1830s, the esteemed painter and ethnologist George Catlin published his insightful journals indicating, even after the loss of one-fifh to one-third of the Blackfeet population to smallpox, three divisions of the Blackfeet Nation in Montana and Canada numbered 50,000.
Colonial Manila, 1909-1912: Three Dutch Travel Accounts' chronicles the travels of suffragist and doctor Aletta Jacobs, orientalist scholar Gerret Rouffaer and ethnologist Hendrik Muller to Manila in 1910.
Rarely has an open-air museum ever come so close to representing the present reality," says Raphael ThE[micro]rmer, an ethnologist and museum guide.
Edward Sheriff Curtis (February 16, 1868--October 19, 1952) was an American ethnologist and photographer of the American West and of Native American peoples.
Nevertheless, these works of anonymous weavers of the Caucasus, the Zagros Mountains or the Steppes of Central Asia have remained part of the decorative arts and crafts, drawing the attention of anthropologists, ethnologist and textile dealers.