[INDOLOGY] Origin of the term "Indology"

Antonia Ruppel rhododaktylos at gmail.com
Thu Aug 21 16:18:22 UTC 2014

Dear Professor Michaels,

Please find attached the information that the OED has on the earliest English uses of the word.

All best,
    Antonia Ruppel

> On Aug 21, 2014, at 16:28, "Michaels, Axel" <michaels at asia-europe.uni-heidelberg.de> wrote:
> Dear all,
> does anybody know when the term "Indology/Indologie" denoting the academic discipline appeared first?
> Thanks in advance, Axel Michaels
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