archaeology etymology

English word archaeology comes from Ancient Greek ἀρχαῖος, Ancient Greek λόγῳ

Detailed word origin of archaeology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἀρχαῖος Ancient Greek (grc)
λόγῳ Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀρχαιολογία Ancient Greek (grc)
archaeology English (eng) The study of the past by excavation and analysis of its material remains:.

Words with the same origin as archaeology

Descendants of ἀρχαῖος
archaeological archaeologist