What does paleography mean?

Definitions for paleographyˌpeɪ liˈɒg rə fi; esp. Brit. ˌpæl i-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paleography(noun)

    the study of ancient forms of writing (and the deciphering of them)


  1. paleography(Noun)

    Ancient forms of writing, as in a manuscript or document.

  2. paleography(Noun)

    The study of ancient forms of writing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paleography(noun)

    an ancient manner of writing; ancient writings, collectively; as, Punic paleography

  2. Paleography(noun)

    the study of ancient inscriptions and modes of writing; the art or science of deciphering ancient writings, and determining their origin, period, etc., from external characters; diplomatics

  3. Origin: [Paleo- + -graphy: cf. F. palographie.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Paleography

    The study of ancient inscriptions and modes of writing. It includes the deciphering of manuscripts and other forms to determine their date, provenance, etc. (Webster's 1st ed)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paleography in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paleography in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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