WORDS TRAVEL – THE WORD “ARCHEOLOGY” IN 14 LANGUAGES

On the occasion of the free guided tours in several archaeological areas of Athens, it should be noted that the Greek word “Archaeology” has “traveled” to many languages. The word “archaeology” has been formed from two words: ἀρχαῖος (ancient) + λέγω (to say, to speak).

The list with the word “archeology” in 14 languages follows.

Greek                                  αρχαιολογία

English                                archaeology

French                                 archéologie

Ukrainian                            aрхеологія

Polish                                  archeologia

Rumanian                           arheologie

German                              Archaeologie

Russian                               археология

Bulgarian                            археология

Dutch                                  archeologie

Spanish                               arqueología

Italian                                  archeologia

Hungarian                          archeológia

Portuguese                        arqueologia

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