bib·​li·​ol·​o·​gy ˌbi-blē-ˈä-lə-jē How to pronounce bibliology (audio)
: the history and science of books as physical objects : bibliography
often capitalized : the study of the theological doctrine of the Bible

Word History

First Known Use

1804, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of bibliology was in 1804

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Cite this Entry

“Bibliology.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Mar. 2023.

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