- an expert in mythology.
- a writer of myths.
Origin of mythologist
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Examples from the Web for mythologist
It is with these antique stories that the mythologist is concerned.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)
To unriddle this is the task of the mythologist, who can only succeed in doing so by intuition.
The mythologist is, like the poet, born not made, according to Creuzer.
Doubts have been expressed by the German poet and mythologist, Karl Simrock, whether this was the primitive motive.The Science of Fairy Tales
Edwin Sidney Hartland
It is for the mythologist to find out whether Homer had Korkyra in his eye when he described the mythic Scheri.Sketches from the Subject and Neighbour Lands of Venice
Edward A. Freeman
- an expert in or student of mythology
- a writer or editor of myths
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