If you love science or Greek culture, you are probably very familiar with Greek symbols. As part of our symbols dictionary, in a comprehensive article dedicated to them, we have examined the Greek symbols/letters in Greek alphabet a few weeks ago. Now, it is time to shine a light on the theta symbol, its meaning […]
Symbols and Meanings
Symbols and meanings section of Mythologian.Net was created to serve as a symbolism dictionary describing the historical transformation and different uses of various symbols since the early ages.
Dedicated to symbols in different cultures throughout the world, this part of our site will feature detailed articles about ancient Egyptian symbols, Norse, Celtic, pagan and wiccan symbols along with many others used in far corners of the earth.
From significant symbols like the ankh, the symbol of life, ouroboros the infinity symbol ("snake eating its tail") and the lotus flower to less common ones like Aegishjalmur, the helm of awe and terror, all symbols and their meanings are examined and explained here in detail.
In our post about the Greek alphabet written just a few weeks ago, we have provided you with the complete list of Greek letters/Greek symbols, their meanings and uses in science and math. Now, it is time to take a more detailed look into the delta symbol individually and explain its meanings and uses. Here […]
With its vast realm and many different figures in hundred of myths, the world of Greek mythology can be confusing at times. That is why we will be publishing guides to help you with it. Speaking of which, here is the first one, here is your guide about Greek god symbols, sacred animals and plants: […]
As one of the most prominent and improved civilizations of earlier history, the culture of ancient Greeks surely left its mark on mankind’s progress. Today, we can see Greek symbols/letters largely used in math and science. But what do they mean? For those who are curios to know, here is the Greek alphabet, a list […]
What does the alpha symbol mean? What is alpha used for and where does it come from? The answers to all these questions are in this post explaining the alpha symbol and its meaning in detail as well as its use within the context of “Alpha and Omega”. Alpha and Omega – Meaning and Origins […]
When one thinks of religious symbols, one of the first that comes to mind is the six-point “Jewish star”, no doubt. Also seen on the flag of Israel, the Star of David is one of the most important symbols in Judaism. In this post about the Star of David, its meaning and definition, we will […]
Some symbols transform into something else with time while some gain new meanings and are attributed to many different things. Here is one of them, the symbol known as the upside-down cross, its meaning, origins and the symbolism behind explained. Over the course of history, the upside-down cross was called many different name including ‘the […]
The all-seeing eye, more commonly known as the Eye of Providence, is one of the most popular and prominent symbols in the world which has been around for many centuries. In this post, we will be examining the all-seeing eye, meanings attributed to it and the symbolism behind. The all-seeing eye has been used for […]