- The scientific study of the material remains of the past and of the life and culture of ancient peoples. One of the four sub-disciplines of anthropology.
Etymology: From Ancient Greek (trans, sc=polytonic, , , ancient, lang=grc) + (term, sc=polytonic, , , study, lang=grc)
- Dutch: archeologie(nl)f
- French: archéologie(fr)f
- German: Archí¤ologie(de)f
- Italian: archeologia(it)m
- Spanish: arqueología
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