myth|o|poe|ia


myth|o|poe|ia
myth|o|poe|ia «MIHTH uh PEE uh», noun.
the making of myths: »

Is myth an instinct or an artifice? ... Is mythopoeia chronologically prior to philosophy, or a parallel phenomenon? (Theodor H. Gaster).

[< Late Latin mēia < Greek mós making myths < mŷthos myth + poieîn make, compose]

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