epigraphy

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

epigraph +‎ -y.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪˈpɪɡɹəfi/, [ʔɨˈpʰɪː.ɡɹə.fiː]

Noun[edit]

epigraphy (usually uncountable, plural epigraphies)

  1. inscriptions collectively
  2. the study or decipherment of inscriptions, especially of ancient ones

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References[edit]

  1. ^ epigraphy”, in OED Online Paid subscription required, Oxford: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.