Origin of mythical
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As a child, he worshipped leaders like Malcolm X and remembers having imagining Africa as a mythical place.Death Metal Angola: Heavy Metal in War-Torn Africa|Nina Strochlic|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bulbous columns, winding staircases, and whimsical bas-reliefs of mythical creatures wrap around the palace.
The notion of a “spread”—the mythical Texas ranch that every Texas cowboy hopes for—fueled his imagination.‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas|Nick Kotz|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The philosopher, Plato, linked Santorini with the mythical lost city of Atlantis that sank beneath the waves.
I can see why the original name of this mythical island was Kallisti—“the most beautiful one.”
Do you know I began to fear you were mythical—that I'd dreamed you.Rose of Dutcher's Coolly|Hamlin Garland
It is said to have been founded by the mythical hero Yudisthira, and is connected by tradition with the monkey-god Hanuman.
We may readily be told that the belief in a good God is as mythical as the tales about bad gods.The World of Homer|Andrew Lang
Augustus Smith lingered in my memory as a vague, mythical creature of no account.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
What famous persons, historical or mythical, do these objects suggest?Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium|Jessie H. Bancroft