Mariology

noun
Mar·​i·​ol·​o·​gy | \ ˌmer-ē-ˈä-lə-jē How to pronounce Mariology (audio) , ˌmā-rē- \

Definition of Mariology

: study or doctrine relating to the Virgin Mary

Other Words from Mariology

Mariological \ ˌmer-​ē-​ə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce Mariology (audio) , ˌmā-​rē-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of Mariology

1857, in the meaning defined above

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“Mariology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mariology. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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