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mythological

Line breaks: mytho|logic¦al
Pronunciation: /mɪθəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l
 
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Definition of mythological in English:

adjective

Relating to, based on, or appearing in myths or mythology: the tree of life is one of the oldest of all mythological symbols
More example sentences
  • Other planets have been named after ancient myths and mythological beings.
  • By the early 1970s, wooden mythological figurines began to appear in his shop window between his kidneys and his chops.
  • At the moment there are around 350 pieces housed at the historic hall, including four spectacular wall lights each with a different mythological scene.
Synonyms
fabled, fabulous, folkloric, fairy-tale, legendary, mythical, mythic, heroic, traditional;
fictitious, imaginary, imagined;
allegorical, symbolic, symbolical, parabolic

Derivatives

mythologic

1
Pronunciation: /-θəˈlɒdʒɪk/
adjective

mythologically

2
Pronunciation: /-θəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)li/
adverb
Example sentences
  • Death also has great symbolic significance, and is represented mythologically by the figure of Mra, the Buddhist devil.
  • Other mythologically inspired names are Radha and Krishna, and Ram and Lakhan.
  • We do indeed share a common origin, scientifically and mythologically.

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