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Greek mythology

 

The body of traditional tales concerning the gods, heroes, and rituals of the ancient Greeks. Critical Greeks, such as Plato in the 5th-4th century BCE, recognized the considerable element of fiction in the myths, although in general the Greeks viewed them as true accounts. There is a separate area for Greek people, containing all about Greek mortals.
Featured article: Greek creation myths.

Editor: M.F. Lindemans
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This section was last updated on October 14, 2013.


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