Re: [mythsoc] Greek word, followup
- re: Paramythia with the accent on the "i" - Wasn't that the name
of a planet in Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy? <g>
Inquiring minds want to know.
> > Paramythia - solace, comfort.
> > (the general root word has to do with fabulous or out of this
> world beauty,in other forms folktales, folk tale tellers,
> yarns, all-tales. On the adjective and listening side the
> implication is 'comforting'.)
> <<When the accentuation is on the * i * the meaning is
> comforting.In this case is strictly *comforter*. If the
> accentuation is on the * y *, then the meaning is tales,
> folktales and so on.>>