|Categorising a story as a myth does not necessarily imply that it is untrue. Religion and mythology differ, but have overlapping aspects. Many English speakers understand the terms "myth" and "mythology" to mean fictitious or imaginary. However, according to many dictionary definitions, these terms can also mean a traditional story or narrative that embodies the belief or beliefs of a group of people, and this Wikipedia category should be understood in this sense only. The use of these terms in this category does not imply that any story so categorized is historically true or false or that any belief so embodied is itself either true or false.|
NOTE: Since the Sumerians, Akkadians, Babylonians, Assyrians and others all shared essentially the same pantheon and belief systems, the Sumerian and Akkadian (and Assyro-Babylonian) articles should be combined under the Mesopotamian mythology / deities / legendary creatures categories.
This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total.
- Characters in Mesopotamian mythology (4 C, 3 P)
- Locations in Mesopotamian mythology (1 C, 8 P)
- Mesopotamian mythology in popular culture (4 C, 4 P)
- Mesopotamian myths (2 C, 29 P)
- Sacred bulls (2 C, 14 P)
Pages in category "Mesopotamian mythology"
The following 18 pages are in this category, out of 18 total. This list may not reflect recent changes.