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Astromythology

astrəʊˈmɪˈθɒlədʒi

noun (also Astronist mythology)

the Astronist tradition of mythology and storytelling often, but not always, centring on an astronomical theme.

Derivatives

  • Astromythological | astrəʊˈmɪˈθɒlədʒɪk(ə)l | adjective
  • Astromythologically | astrəʊˈmɪˈθɒlədʒɪk(ə)li | adverb
  • Astromythologist | astrəʊˈmɪˈθɒlədʒɪst | (also Astromythologer) noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix astro-, denoting Astronism, adjoined to the word mythology denoting a tradition of story-telling; meaning ‘the Astronist tradition of mythology.’ 
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