Sumerology

[ soo-muh-rol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌsu məˈrɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study of the history, language, and culture of the Sumerians.

Origin of Sumerology

First recorded in 1895–1900; Sumer + -o- + -logy

Related formsSu·me·rol·o·gist, noun

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