AskDefine | Define mythic

Dictionary Definition

mythic adj
1 relating to or having the nature of myth; "a novel of almost mythic consequence"
2 based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity; "mythical centaurs"; "the fabulous unicorn" [syn: fabulous, mythical, mythologic, mythological]

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Adjective

  1. myth-like
  2. awe-inspiring
  3. heroic

Extensive Definition

Mythic may refer to:
  • Mythology, the body of myths from a particular culture or religion.
  • Myth, an academic term for a sacred story concerning the origins of the world.
  • Myth and ritual, the two central components of religious practice.
  • EA Mythic development studio (formerly called Mythic Entertainment).
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