Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One skilled or engaged in the study of the antiquities of Egypt, and particularly of the hieroglyphic inscriptions and documents. Also Egyptologer.

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  • noun Alternative spelling of Egyptologist.

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  • noun an archeologist who specializes in Egyptology

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Examples

  • An example (analyzed by the egyptologist Dominic Montserrat, Open University) was the creation of "Tutankamon's curse" legend from the science-fiction novel "The Mummy" written by Jane Loudon Webb (1827).

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  • Edwards enjoyed three separate careers: as an journalist, a novelist, and an egyptologist.

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  • The author is actually an egyptologist herself, so the historical aspects of the books must be accurate.

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  • Edwards enjoyed three separate careers: as an journalist, a novelist, and an egyptologist.

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  • When I was little I actually wanted to be an egyptologist - everything to do with Ancient Egypt has always fascinated me.

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  • When I was little I actually wanted to be an egyptologist - everything to do with Ancient Egypt has always fascinated me.

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  • Edwards enjoyed three separate careers: as an journalist, a novelist, and an egyptologist.

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  • Edwards enjoyed three separate careers: as an journalist, a novelist, and an egyptologist.

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  • And he calls himself a scientist, an egyptologist.

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