noun. ['məˈθɑːləˌdʒiː'] myths collectively; the body of stories associated with a culture or institution or person.
- Norse mythology
- classical mythology
Words that Rhyme with Mythology
How do you pronounce mythology?
Pronounce mythology as məˈθɑləˌʤi.
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Example sentences of the word mythology
1. Noun, singular or mass
Incan mythology claims that the lake was the site where civilization first began.
Quotes containing the word mythology
1. Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study; to give our work the charm of a story-book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education.
- Thomas Bulfinch
2. In the United States there's a Puritan ethic and a mythology of success. He who is successful is good. In Latin countries, in Catholic countries, a successful person is a sinner.
- Umberto Eco
3. We’d read about sirens in English this fall; Greek mythology bullshit about women so beautiful, their voices so enchanting, that men did anything for them. Turned out that mythology crap was real because every time I saw her, I lost my mind.
- Katie McGarry, Pushing the Limits
noun. ['məˈθɑːləˌdʒiː'] the study of myths.
- cultural anthropology