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Topic: ARCHAEOLOGY

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Date: 1600-1700
Language: French
Origin: archéologie, from Late Latin archaeologia 'history of ancient times', from Greek, from archaio- (from archaios; ARCHAIC) + -logia '-logy'

archaeology

noun
     
ar‧chae‧ol‧o‧gy also archeology American English [uncountable]
the study of ancient societies by examining what remains of their buildings, graves, tools etc
archaeologist noun
archaeological adjective:
archaeologically adverb
 
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