Talk:Classical mythology

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Native terminology[edit]

Given that mythos and mythology were just Greek words for "making stuff up", do we have some cites for what the Greeks themselves collectively called these things? Hierologos or sth?

Was the Latin use similar or did mythi actually describe the stories they told about their gods? and was that usage respectful or disparaging? — LlywelynII 15:41, 20 August 2014 (UTC)