Assyriology

noun
As·syr·i·ol·o·gy | \ə-ˌsir-ē-ˈä-lə-jē \

Definition of Assyriology 

: the science or study of the history, language, and antiquities of ancient Assyria and Babylonia

Other Words from Assyriology

Assyriological \-ˌsir-ē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \ adjective
Assyriologist \-ˈä-lə-jist \ noun

First Known Use of Assyriology

1828, in the meaning defined above

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