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Sumerology

[ soo-muh-rol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌsu məˈrɒl ə dʒi /
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noun
the study of the history, language, and culture of the Sumerians.
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Origin of Sumerology

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

OTHER WORDS FROM Sumerology

Su·me·rol·o·gist, noun

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