If you are a long-time reader of ours, you have probably read our article on Wiccan symbols. Today, we are having a more detailed look on the athame knife/dagger which is not only one of the most prominent Wiccan symbols but is also physically used as an integral piece of Wiccan rituals. Here is all […]
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.
Today, in symbols and meanings section of Mythologian, we are taking you to ancient Greece and examining another very interesting ancient symbol in detail. Without further ado, here is all you need to know about the Labrys symbol, its origins and meaning as well as uses throughout the history. The History of the Labrys Symbol […]
When it comes to the ancient symbols of the western and European cultures, the symbols and meanings section of Mythologian has been the go-to place for many symbolism enthusiasts. Today, we are turning to the east and bringing you something a little different, something just as beautiful from the oriental world. Here is our extensive […]
If you are a little bit interested in symbolism, you surely know that symbols played a crucial role in paganism and the Wiccan faith. We have delved into both Wiccan and pagan symbols in our previous articles, and now it is time to examine one of those symbols in detail. Here is all you need […]
In this next part of our journey into the world of symbols, we are having a detailed look into one of the most popular symbols in European history: fleur de lis. Here is all you need to know about fleur de lis symbol and its meaning, history, origins, various uses and importance in religion. The […]
The Maltese cross is one of the most popular symbols that have been around for a very long time. Today, as the next part of our journey into the world of symbols, we will take a detailed look into the Maltese cross symbol, its meaning, history and origins as well as its various uses in […]
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 […]
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 […]