Egyptologist

Egyptology

[ee-jip-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the scientific study of Egyptian antiquities.

Origin:
1855–60; Egypt + -o- + -logy

Egyptological [ih-jip-tuh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
Egyptologist, noun
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Egyptology (ˌiːdʒɪpˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study of the archaeology and language of ancient Egypt
 
Egyptological
 
adj
 
Egyp'tologist
 
n

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