Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “myth”

See all translations

myth

noun [C]
 
 
/mɪθ/
STORY B2 an ancient story about gods and brave people, often one that explains an event in history or the natural world
efsane
a Greek mythAccounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
IDEA an idea that is not true but is believed by many people
söylenti, uydurma şey
It's a myth that men are better drivers than women.Lies, lying and hypocrisyDishonest people
Translations of “myth”
in Korean 신화, 근거 없이 믿는 것…
in Arabic أسطورة…
in French mythe…
in Italian mito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 古代故事, 神話…
in Russian миф, выдумка, вымысел…
in Polish mit…
in Spanish mito…
in Portuguese mito…
in German die (Götter-) Sage…
in Catalan mite…
in Japanese 神話, 作り話, (広く信じられているが)根拠のない説…
in Chinese (Simplified) 古代神话, 神话…
(Definition of myth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “myth” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

escapism

a way of avoiding an unpleasant or boring life, especially by thinking, reading, etc. about more exciting but impossible activities

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More