heliography etymology

English word heliography comes from English -graphy, English helio- (Concerning the sun.)

Detailed word origin of heliography

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-graphy English (eng) Represents something written or otherwise represented in the specified manner, or about a specified subject.
helio- English (eng) Concerning the sun.
heliography English (eng) The art of making a heliograph.. The scientific study of the sun.. The system of signalling by heliograph.

Words with the same origin as heliography

Descendants of -graphy
CDT CT adenography aerography angiography bathygraphic chromatography cryptography crystallography dendrography enigmatography iconography lexicography mammogram oceanography quasar radiculography radio radio silence rheography splanchnography stenography tomography vasography zoography
Descendants of helio-
apheliotropic heliobacterium heliocentric heliogram heliolater heliolatitude heliolatry heliomagnetic heliophile heliophobia heliophysics helioseismic helioseismological helioseismologist helioseismology heliosheath heliosis heliosynchronous heliotaxis heliotheist heliotheistic heliotherapeutic heliothermic heliotropic