Definitions for iconologyˌaɪ kəˈnɒl ə dʒi

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  1. iconology(noun)

    the branch of art history that studies visual images and their symbolic meaning (especially in social or political terms)

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  1. iconology(Noun)

    The study of icons in art or art history.

  2. Origin: From εἰκών + -logy.

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  1. Iconology(noun)

    the discussion or description of portraiture or of representative images. Cf. Iconography

  2. Origin: [Gr. ; e'ikw`n an image + discourse: cf. F. iconologie.]

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