meaning of Assyriology

Assyriology meaning in General Dictionary

The research or study associated with antiquities language etc of ancient Assyria

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  • archeology of ancient Assyrians
  • The research or study of antiquities, language, etc., of old Assyria.

Assyriology meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1846, from Assyria + -ology. Relevant: Assyriologist.


Assyriology meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The science or research of antiquities, language, etc., of old Assyria.


Sentence Examples with the word Assyriology

Among his works on the subject of Assyriology are: Recueil d'alphabets des ecritures cuneiformes (1860); Expose des elements de la grammaire assyrienne (1868); Le Syllabaire assyrien (2 vols., 1869-1873); Les Langues perdues de la Perse et del' Assyrie (2 vols., 1885-1886); Les Pierres gravees de la Haute-Asie (2 vols., 1883-1886).

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