-λογία

See also: λόγια and λογία

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*leǵ-

From λόγος ‎(lógos, explanation) +‎ -ίᾱ ‎(-íā, abstract noun suffix)

Combining formEdit

-λογία ‎(-logía) ‎(f)

  1. Base for nouns denoting the study of something, or the branch of knowledge of a discipline.

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λέγω ‎(légō, speak, pick, tell) (thus, “the character or department of one who speaks or treats of (a certain subject)”; see lecture).

SuffixEdit

-λογία ‎(-logíaf

  1. Suffix denoting the study of something, or the branch of knowledge of a discipline.

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