Definition of Mythus
1. myth [n MYTHI] - See also: myth
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Literary usage of Mythus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Introduction to a Scientific System of Mythology by Karl Otfried Müller (1844)
"be more recent than Homer's world of gods, who were, for the most part, emancipated from nature.1 Very often the mythus is nothing else than a symbol ..."
2. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers by Henry David Thoreau (1873)
"In the mythus a superhuman intelligence uses the unconscious thoughts and dreams of men as its hieroglyphics to address men unborn. ..."