heortology

noun
he·​or·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhēˌȯ(r)ˈtäləjē\
plural -es

Definition of heortology

: a study of religious calendars especially : a study of the history and the meaning of the seasons and festivals of the church year

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History and Etymology for heortology

Greek heortē feast + English -o- + -logy

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