hamartiology

noun
ha·​mar·​ti·​ol·​o·​gy | \ həˌmärtēˈäləjē \
plural -es

Definition of hamartiology

: a part of theology treating the doctrine of sin — compare ponerology

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History and Etymology for hamartiology

Greek hamartia sin + English -o- + -logy

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“Hamartiology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hamartiology. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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