noun, plural cos·mog·o·nies.
Origin of cosmogony
Related Words for cosmogonicplanetary, grandiose, huge, global, immense, infinite, catholic, cosmopolitan, ecumenical, empyrean, vast, worldwide, measureless, cosmogonal
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There are other cosmogonic myths besides that of the division of the giant Ymir.History of Religion
The cosmogonic narrative which forms the first part of what Geo.Chaldea
Znade A. Ragozin
In all these myths there is a theogonic and cosmogonic element.Christianity and Greek Philosophy
Benjamin Franklin Cocker
Sacred myths, see also Cosmogonic myths; Migration traditions.Myths of the Cherokee
With such shifting, grotesque and inadequate fables, the cosmogonic myths of the world are necessarily bewildered and perplexed.Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1
noun plural -nies
Word Origin for cosmogony
1690s as "a theory of the creation;" 1766 as "the creation of the universe," from Latinized form of Greek kosmogonia "creation of the world," from kosmos "world, universe" (see cosmos) + -gonia "a begetting."