Definition of Mythology. Meaning of Mythology. Synonyms of Mythology

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Definition of Mythology

Mythology
Mythology My*thol"o*gy, n.; pl. Mythologies. [F. mythologie, L. mythologia, Gr. myqologi`a; my^qos, fable, myth + lo`gos speech, discourse.] 1. The science which treats of myths; a treatise on myths. 2. A body of myths; esp., the collective myths which describe the gods of a heathen people; as, the mythology of the Greeks.

Meaning of Mythology from wikipedia

- Norse mythology is the body of myths of the North Germanic peoples, stemming from Norse paganism and continuing after the Christianization of Scandinavia...
- Gr**** mythology is the body of myths originally told by the ancient Gr****s and a genre of Ancient Gr**** folklore. These stories concern the origin and...
- Nevertheless, scholars now routinely speak of Jewish mythology, Christian mythology, Islamic mythology, Hindu mythology, and so forth. Traditionally, Western scholarship...
- Somali mythology Berber mythology Egyptian mythology Lozi mythology Malagasy mythology San mythology Tumbuka mythology Zulu mythology Akan mythology Dahomean...
- Chinese mythology (Chinese: 中国神话; pinyin: Zhōngguó shénhuà) is mythology that has been p****ed down in oral form or recorded in literature in the geographic...
- In Gr**** mythology, the Titans (Gr****: Τiτᾶνες, Titânes, singular: Τιτάν, -ήν, Titân) were the pre-Olympian gods. According to the Theogony of Hesiod...
- In Gr**** mythology, Atlas (/ˈætləs/; Gr****: Ἄτλας, Átlas) was a Titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity after the Titanomachy. Atlas...
- Roman mythology is the body of traditional stories pertaining to ancient Rome's legendary origins and religious system, as represented in the literature...
- personification of fear in Gr**** mythology. Phobos was the son of Ares and Aphrodite, but does not have a distinct role in mythology outside of being his father's...
- love, beauty, desire, ****, fertility, prosperity and victory. In Roman mythology, she was the ancestor of the Roman people through her son, Aeneas, who...
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