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- preexisting universe. In Graeco-Roman scholarship, the terms etiological myth and aition (from the Ancient Gr**** αἴτιον, "cause") are sometimes used for a myth that...
- name or even specified gender, in the second, he's referred to as "Mr. Aition", and in the third, "James". It's revealed in the concluding fourth episode...
- Aition Folklore Sacred tradition Traditionalism Perennial philosophy...
- same source confirms the details. In a separate episode that is simply an aition explaining the name of Cephallenia and reinforcing its cultural connections...
- born. The story of Callisto and Arcas, like that of the Pleiades, is an aition for a stellar formation, the constellations Ursa Major and Ursa Minor, the...
- αἴτιον, aition means "cause" and here refers to a story type po****r in Gr**** myth and history. The founding myth is a common example of an aition. The plural...
- titular see as just Kefalonia. The capital of Cephalonia is Argostoli. An aition explaining the name of Cephallenia and reinforcing its cultural connections...
- Aitia of Callimachus begins with a tale of the Argonauts, and his final aition is in Alexandria, so that Argonautica's progression from Iolcus to Anaphe...
- Metamorphoses 4.461–465 & 10.42 Kerenyi 1951:160 Fowler, "The myth of Kephalos as aition of rain-magic (Pherekydes FrGHist 3F34)", Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und...
- this right being p****ed on to his descendants. This late origin myth or aition justified and validated the descent of the hereditary priesthood of the...
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