from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The study of the culture and artifacts of the ancient Egyptian civilization.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The study of ancient Egypt.
- n. A work concerning ancient Egypt.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The science or study of Egyptian antiquities, esp. the hieroglyphics.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science of Egyptian antiquities.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. archeology of ancient Egyptian artifacts
What is unfortunate is that Peters, who has a doctorate in Egyptology, doesnt do more to give readers the benefit of her broad background, other than to have the couple constantly going on various quests that remain at the level of Raiders of the Lost Ark simplicity.
Were you drawn to Nefertiti by an interest in Egyptology?
Dr Karen Ni-Mheallaigh, at the University of Liverpool's School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology, is exploring fantasy in ancient literature, examining theories of modern science fiction writing and how these can be applied to texts from the ancient world.
I asked Peter, who has a Ph.D. in Egyptology, as does his wife.
In these we behold groups of what are called in Egyptology "ideographs;" that is to say, pictures of objects arranged for the purpose of conveying sequences of ideas, but without any of those connecting links which language supplies.
That story and Carters life are inspirational, even if you dont have much interest in Egyptology.
Several colleges now offer majors such as Egyptology and Packaging to students who are looking to pursue a career outside of the ordinary.
Though I love the album, to me nothing can compare to 'Egyptology'
Martha Mitchell, "Egyptology," in Encyclopedia Brunoniana
Gill Scott, the Great North Museum's Egyptology expert, explained to me that both acts "mean that nobody can say her name and revive her spirit in the after-world", and both acts must have been done by somebody closely involved in the mummification process.