Indology

noun

In·​dol·​o·​gy (ˌ)in-ˈdä-lə-jē How to pronounce Indology (audio)
: the study of India and its people
Indologist noun

Word History

First Known Use

1888, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Indology was in 1888

Dictionary Entries Near Indology

Cite this Entry

“Indology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indology. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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