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1. Literary study or classical scholarship.

[Middle English philologie, from Latin philologia, love of learning, from Greek philologiā, from philologos, fond of learning or of words : philo-, philo- + logos, reason, speech; see -logy.]

phi·lol′o·ger, phi·lol′o·gist n.
phil′o·log′ic (fĭl′ə-lŏj′ĭk), phil′o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
phil′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.


[ˌfɪləˈlɒdʒɪklɪ] advfilologicamente
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Poems from Albania, Greece, Syria, Malta, and more are included in their original as well as the Italian, offering a handsome linguistic smorgasbord for the philologically inclined.
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Okita presents us with a rigorous and objective study of how and when the Gaudlya Vaisnava sampradaya lineage was constructed, as well as a philologically grounded study of Baladeva's thought in relation to his primary predecessors, especially Sankara, Sridhara Svamin, Madhva, Vijayadhvaja, and Jiva Gosvamin.
Anthony Harvey's "Some orthographic features of the Schaffhausen manuscript" (90-96), provides the reader with a careful and expert examination of Dorbbene's spelling, sifting through common orthographical variations to identify those which are philologically significant.
Thinking and feeling philologically is thinking and feeling beyond the here and now.
These terms cluster around the philosophically and philologically fraught term "substance," which can mean both something or someone's "essential nature" or its apparent opposite "not what man essentially is, but what he acquires," both of which senses D'Amville conjoins.
Chapter 3, on "conversation," uses Thomas Kyd's comments about his papers getting "shuffled" with those of Christopher Marlowe to question our larger understanding of Marlowe's "conversation," which term Masten philologically links to the broader notion of Marlowe's "imbrication" within his own culture.
Philologically, contended Geddes, 'all words truly Anglo-Saxon were as truly Scoto-Saxon words'.
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Philologically well informed, it covers the place of letters in literary thinking with much detail about their conventions of phrasing and style.