The collection and study of postcards, usually as a hobby.
The collection and study of postcards.
Origin of deltiology
- From Greek deltion diminutive of deltos writing tablet, letter
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Formed by suffixing the Ancient Greek δελτίον (deltion) (deltion; the diminutive form of δέλτος (deltos), deltos, “writing tablet”) with the English -logy.