Assyriology

Assyriology

[uh-seer-ee-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the study of the history, language, etc., of the ancient Assyrians.

Origin:
1820–30; Assyri(a) + -o- + -logy

Assyriological [uh-seer-ee-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
Assyriologist, noun
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Assyriology (əˌsɪrɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study of the culture, history, and archaeological remains of ancient Assyria
 
Assyri'ologist
 
n

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