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Definition of fables

What is the definition of "fables"?
  • fablesnoun
  • 1. Plural form of fable.


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  • "The King James Version uses the word fables, which translates to the Greek word for myths, which is muthos ."

    "And from the remembrances thus preserved and transmitted by tradition, each generation obscuring or exaggerating them, have descended what we call fables of antiquity, -- great facts, now dimly remembered and darkly presented, as shadowed over by the mists of long ages."

    "Fairies as commonly understood in fables and fairy tales are not of that sort."

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