- the study of the history, language, etc., of the ancient Assyrians.
Origin of Assyriology
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Examples from the Web for assyriology
We owe to Assyriology his restoration to his proper place in the annals of mankind.The Expositor's Bible
F. W. Farrar
Assyriology leads me to mention M. and Mme. Dieulafoy, well known for their excavations at Suse, and their books.My Memoirs
One who was to perform yeoman service for Assyriology now entered the field.
They form a connecting link between Egyptology and Assyriology, and bring forth their relation with Palestine.Expositor's Bible: Index
S. G. Ayres
Sometimes, daddy dear, you show a wonderful understanding of things that have nothing to do with Assyriology.The Gray Phantom
- the study of the culture, history, and archaeological remains of ancient Assyria
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Word Origin and History for assyriology
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