Mariology [mair-ee-ol-uh-jee] Word Origin noun
- the body of belief, doctrine, and opinion concerning the .
- the study of the person and nature of the , especially in reference to her role in the incarnation of God in Christ.
Origin of Mariology First recorded in 1855–60;+ + Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 British Dictionary definitions for mariology Mariology Maryology noun
- RC Church the study of the traditions and doctrines concerning the Virgin Mary
Derived FormsMariologist or Maryologist, noun Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012