archaeologist etymology

English word archaeologist comes from English -ist, English archaeology

Detailed word origin of archaeologist

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ist English (eng) Added to words to form nouns denoting:. A person who holds bigoted, partial views.. A person who uses a technological device of some kind. ;a person with a particular creative or academic role. ;one who has a certain political tendency. ;one who owns or manages something. ;one who subscribes to a particular theological doctrine or religious denomination;.
archaeology English (eng) The study of the past by excavation and analysis of its material remains:.
archaeologist English (eng) Someone who is skilled, professes or practices archaeology.

Words with the same origin as archaeologist

Descendants of -ist
activist biologist ist journalist novelist pathologist pharmacist physicist receptionist sexist socialist stylist
Descendants of archaeology