history / mythology

Suspicious examples between history and mythology.
history mythology
  • Mayan calendar coinciding with winter solstice (1.000)
  • Have the current polar ice caps receded further than those that existed before the beginning of the last Ice Age? (0.932)
  • Why Europe became more developed although metal was first discovered and used in Asia/Africa? (0.931)
  • What is the origin of Krampus? (0.930)
  • What are the dates of the “Five Suns” in the Aztec calendar? (0.928)
  • Do mongols have something like a werewolf? (0.926)
  • How is the accuracy of the Maya Calendar measured? (0.507)
  • Why does the Gregorian calendar start where it does? (0.486)
  • Correlation between Mesoamerican and South Asian calendar systems (0.438)
  • What did the Mayans believe would happen when the Long Count rolled over to a new baktun, like it did on Dec 21, 2012? (0.551)
  • Does Greek mythology list a calendar date for creation? (0.507)
  • Is there support for the theory that the Mayan deity Chac represents an elephant? (0.449)
history mythology
  • Would the original readers of Lewis Carroll's books have made connections between the experiences in the books and drug use? (0.951)
  • What is the origin of language? (0.950)
  • What is the edition/version of this book (Pensées De Pascal)? (0.944)
  • The concept that scripture is made to adapt to changes of society, technology, and language (1.000)
  • In Ho-Chunk mythos, how was the world created? (0.937)
  • Language spoken during times of Ramayana and Mahabharata (0.936)
  • Technology and status symbols that predate language (0.407)
  • Seeking proper terminology for the changes that occur in a text throughout history (0.343)
  • Adapting clothes, weapons, tools and customs from other nations in the middle ages - judging plausability (0.338)
  • What is the most important historical theme of Bronze age society (0.322)
  • What was the world population around 970 BC? Does it fit the biblical narrative? (0.316)
  • Was the story of Adam and Eve influenced by Sumerian Ninti and Enki? (0.315)
history mythology
  • What gift did Saladin send to Richard when he was ill? (1.000)
  • What explanations have been given as to why the Jews were not killed in Italy? (0.956)
  • Does the ancient Egyptian religion still have followers? (0.952)
  • Who kept the Cumaean Sybil in a jar (ampulla)? (0.957)
  • Why did Tāne marry his own daughter? (0.956)
  • Why does Sigurd reveal himself to Fafnir? (0.949)
  • What did people die of in 1665 London? (0.400)
  • What did squires do in the middle of a medieval battle? (0.391)
  • What was the alcoholic beverage of choice for British soldiers during WW2? (0.380)
  • What disease did Augustus recover from in 23 BC? (0.378)
  • How did Agamemnon win the hand of Helen for his brother? (0.382)
  • What did Danae want? (0.382)
history mythology
  • Are there any texts/translations of the 4 main Egyptian creation myths? (1.000)
  • Are there any secular accounts of the Sadduccees? (0.944)
  • Which language is oldest in India? (0.942)
  • What are the different creation stories of ancient egypt? (0.952)
  • How does the Scientological creation myth describe the rebirth of humankind following Xenu's hydrogen bombing? (0.951)
  • Tales of bats as witches' familiars? (0.945)
  • Is there a majority viewpoint for the fall of the ancient Egyptian civilization? (0.575)
  • Is there a 'Messenger of the Gods' figure in Egyptian mythology? (0.659)
  • Are there any desertification myths? (0.632)
  • Are there any Greek myths related to the creation or use of numbers? (0.625)
  • Are there any cultures with no known interactions that have notable similarities in their creation myths? (0.613)
  • Do Egyptian myths provide explanations for the shape of the pyramid? (0.608)
history mythology
  • Did the Mapuche conquer other non-Mapuche tribes? (0.945)
  • What did squires do in the middle of a medieval battle? (0.943)
  • In Battle of Zama, how did Hannibal's use of war elephants lead to a Roman Victory? (0.942)
  • Is there any evidence that Assyrian or Babylonian kings ate their enemies? (0.942)
  • How were the Welsh Triads used by the Welsh? (1.000)
  • What is the River Styx? (0.942)
  • Was there a Princess of Wales between 1727 and 1736? (0.417)
  • How did people put down a drinking horn? (0.407)
  • Why was Ormond Castle in Scotland so called? (0.406)
  • What connects the Welsh and English Gogmagog with the Hebrew Gog and Magog? (0.505)
  • Do Welsh fairies marry human women? (0.494)
  • Are all Celtic Gods (Irish, Welsh, Scottish, and British) considered part of the same pantheon? (0.420)
history mythology
  • Is there a Greek myth of Poseidon "dating" his daughter in the form of a dolphin? (1.000)
  • Who is the oldest being in Greek mythology? (0.956)
  • Are there any female heroines in Shinto mythology? (0.953)
  • Who worshipped the Titans? (0.953)
  • Are there any saints or heroes in mythology who ally with death? (0.953)
  • Did any ancient cultures or scholars recognize the Hero's Journey monomyth? (0.951)
  • How did Greeks make greek fire? (0.463)
  • Does Poseidon rule over all the sea gods? (0.602)
  • Is Greek mythology derivative of/influence by Ugartic/Canaanite mythology? (0.591)
  • Where does Poseidon get called the God of Kin? (0.570)
  • Why is Roman Mythology so similar to Greek Mythology or vice versa? (0.565)
  • Is there a world tree in Greek mythology? (0.563)
history mythology
  • What is this symbol in red box? (1.000)
  • Why are the "Three Musketeers" called musketeers? (0.930)
  • What does "Depot Battalion" mean in Hart's Annual Army List? (0.922)
  • What were the major imports and exports of Germany and France from 1850-1915? (0.921)
  • Anyone know what this symbol means? (0.947)
  • What is the meaning of the star symbols appearing on seal VA 243? (0.933)
  • Meaning of samurai crest / symbol (0.439)
  • What is this symbol on my necklace? (0.690)
  • What is the symbolism behind Pandora's Box? (0.525)
  • What culture does this duality symbol belong to? (0.475)
  • What is the symbolism of the name of the Parcae? (0.473)
  • Is there a legend or an explanation for the symbol of a swan with a woman's head? (0.419)
history mythology
  • What is known about the Antiu? (1.000)
  • Was a Žaltys a real snake? (0.960)
  • Why was Abane Ramdane killed? (0.946)
  • What did Sisyphus know and when did he know it? (0.947)
  • Why 1000 years and not 900 or 800 years for kitsune to ascend to heaven? (0.946)
  • How did Masih ad-Dajjal lose his eye? (0.946)
  • How much did we know about heredity pre-Mendel? (0.528)
  • What more is known of Iapyx? (0.626)
  • What do we know of the Willauk, the Tebwem and the Pioial? (0.606)
  • What is the origin of the Vanir? (0.525)
  • When was the first known Maypole? (0.520)
  • What is the significance of the number of orishas? (0.499)
history mythology
  • Is Krampus real? (1.000)
  • Oh the humanity! (0.928)
  • Mayan calendar coinciding with winter solstice (0.913)
  • Why do we call the pentagram a "star"? (0.922)
  • What is the origin of Krampus? (0.917)
  • What are the "beasts of the earth" in the fourth seal of Revelation? (0.911)
  • First Advert with Santa Claus (0.381)
  • What is the origin of the story that Santa Claus lives at the North Pole? (0.514)
  • Are there any elf like creatures in non-European folklore? (0.464)
  • Are elves born on the moon? (0.462)
  • Is Ostara related to Astraea? (0.457)
  • Are there well known folktales involving Norse Gods? (0.439)
history mythology
  • How old is the Egyptian winged disk? Is it Assyrian? (0.949)
  • What happened to the wealth of the Roman Catholic Church accumulated over the ages? (0.947)
  • Where was the furthest extent of Arabian trade explorations? (0.946)
  • Worship of Epona in the Roman Empire (1.000)
  • What do we know about the beliefs of the people of modern India before Hinduism and how much did that affect modern Hinduism? (0.954)
  • What changed in Greek culture to allow Herophilos to perform human dissections (0.948)
  • How do we know the patricians of Rome? (0.491)
  • "Ancient knowledge" in Western Europe during Empire's fall (0.489)
  • The Goths and The Roman Empire (Alaric) (0.486)
  • How did Christianity replace Roman Paganism and other ancient religions? (0.469)
  • What would slaves in the Roman Empire call their masters? (0.468)
  • Was there a cult of Hercules in Germania? (0.464)
history mythology
  • Did Greeks believe in the tangible existence of their gods? (1.000)
  • Did Greeks and Romans tolerate those who only worshipped some of their gods? (0.981)
  • When did Greek historians stop believing Greek mythology to be historical fact? (0.974)
  • Did Greeks and Romans allow for belief in only some of their gods? (0.980)
  • Did Greeks bow to their gods? (0.972)
  • Were events from the sagas or eddas ever used a precedents at medieval Althings? (0.971)
  • How did Greeks make greek fire? (0.597)
  • Did ancient Egyptian gods have weapons like the Greek gods? (0.615)
  • To the Greeks, how was the Earth created? (0.602)
  • Why are some Amazigh/Berber gods considered Greek gods? (0.595)
  • Did ancient Greek religion ever become monotheistic? (0.594)
  • How powerful were Greek gods without their items? (0.577)
history mythology
  • Why is there a Pegasus on Huey Long's grave? (1.000)
  • Was a Žaltys a real snake? (0.949)
  • Why was Abane Ramdane killed? (0.938)
  • Is there a specific bird that a harpie had under her human part? (0.955)
  • Why was Hephaestus's mule ithyphallic? (0.939)
  • What kind of snakes were the Gorgons' hair made of? (0.934)
  • Why are there multiple royal squadrons of the Companion Cavalry? (0.450)
  • Why did Charon collect a toll at the River Styx (0.529)
  • Why is Heracles in the Underworld? (0.528)
  • Why is Odin called the Wanderer? (0.511)
  • Pegasus and the Hydra - Is there a Myth behind this Painting? (0.503)
  • Why does Dante spend so much time in Malebolge? (0.496)
history mythology
  • When were the 'last' pagans in northern Europe converted to christianity? (0.938)
  • How long did Latin survive in Bavaria? (0.938)
  • Was Mohammed known and respected in seventeenth-century Europe? (0.932)
  • What is the origin of the story that kefir grains were given to Orthodox Christians in the Northern Caucasus by the Prophet Mohammed? (1.000)
  • Why was dissection taboo in Greek antiquity? (0.947)
  • Was Rumplestiltskin intended as a Jewish caricature? (0.932)
  • What was the status of Arab Christians during the crusades? (0.540)
  • Is there any evidence that Assyrian or Babylonian kings ate their enemies? (0.466)
  • How were Muslim Turks treated in Byzantine Empire? (0.465)
  • What is the origin of Khans? Is there any link between South Asian Khans and the Mongols? (0.464)
  • What were the origins of Etruscan Civilisation? (0.455)
  • What gods were given offering in all Slavic nations? (0.418)
history mythology
  • Where did the names of these Tyrian kings come from? (0.937)
  • Why is the Philippines spelled with 'ph' but Filipino spelled with 'f'? (0.935)
  • Did Watt or another inventor have a dream about ball bearings? (0.934)
  • What is the earliest known instance of the nursery rhyme "The House that Jack Built"? (1.000)
  • Babylonian, Sumerian or Mesopotamian (0.933)
  • Why did Zeus assume so many different forms for seduction? (0.932)
  • What is the oldest example of conurbation? (0.434)
  • What was the origin of the nursery rhyme "Don't care was made to care"? (0.647)
  • What is the earliest known instance of "When Shepherds Washed their Socks by Night", the children's version of the Christmas carol? (0.530)
  • What is the earliest ghost story we know of? (0.528)
  • Did tales about a house made of sweets predate Hansel and Gretel? (0.500)
  • What is the oldest traditional children's game? (0.488)
history mythology
  • How did ancient mystery religions impact Christianity? (0.969)
  • What was the last religion to become 'extinct'? (0.962)
  • What are the origins of the Shinto religion? (0.960)
  • What do we know about the beliefs of the people of modern India before Hinduism and how much did that affect modern Hinduism? (1.000)
  • Is there any textual evidence that confirms the color of Hindu gods? (0.958)
  • Worship of Epona in the Roman Empire (0.954)
  • Who were Dalits and Brahmins in ancient India before law of Manusmriti was imposed on Indian society? (0.595)
  • Was Buddhism the dominant religion of India for 1 thousand years? (0.580)
  • Buddhism vs. Hinduism -- what did it mean politically? (0.577)
  • What is the source of this Ambedkar quote on freedom of thought in Hinduism? (0.542)
  • What is the origin of the worship or deification of cows in India? (0.531)
  • Why are cows sacred in India? (0.481)
history mythology
  • Who wrote that Americans believe their values are universal values? (0.941)
  • Magic armies examples in history? (0.939)
  • Languages spoken by Josephus? (0.934)
  • Where did this story about stars being part of a board game come from? (1.000)
  • Are angels ever depicted fighting in Abrahamic religious texts? (0.941)
  • Do legends originate from history? (0.933)
  • What is the origin of Gladiatorial Games? (0.583)
  • What is the source of the Senate-as-saucer story? (0.473)
  • What is the origin of this pre-industrial naval depiction (0.454)
  • What is the origin of horse brasses depicting sun, moon, star, and wheel? (0.487)
  • What is the origin of the Vanir? (0.454)
  • What is the origin of the Hippogriff? (0.452)
history mythology
  • Were ancient Egyptians secretly monotheistic? (1.000)
  • What was the ancient Egyptian word for "soldier"? (0.975)
  • What role did Jews play in the Punic Wars? (0.962)
  • Were Greek deities omniscient, like the God of Abrahamic faiths? (0.967)
  • Did ancient Greek religion ever become monotheistic? (0.965)
  • In ancient Egypt what did the Ba and the Ka represent? (0.961)
  • Does the ancient Egyptian religion still have followers? (0.624)
  • How much Ancient Egyptian survived into modern Coptic & Egyptian Arabic? (0.615)
  • Did ancient Egyptian gods have weapons like the Greek gods? (0.676)
  • What animals were represented in gods in ancient Egypt? (0.640)
  • Who are the twelve Egyptian gods? (0.611)
  • Most gods in Egyptian pantheons are with animal faces? (0.588)
history mythology
  • Do you know this variety of 1856 Flying Eagle cent? (0.918)
  • What was the basis for valuating large territorial purchases by USA? (0.918)
  • Who really controls the area behind the Sahara wall (0.918)
  • Primary sources for Persian land of Shadu-kam? (1.000)
  • Was Orion, the huntsman, gay? (0.919)
  • Is it a tapestry or a scroll? (0.917)
  • Written sources that mention Macedonia, prior to the 19th century? (0.416)
  • Why was the Mughal Empire Persian oriented? (0.408)
  • Sources on common people history (0.391)
  • Good online sources for historical maps (0.389)
  • Male Persian names in the Sasanian Empire (0.386)
  • Sirens of Thassos ... looking for sources (0.392)
history mythology
  • Are there any images from ancient times in which Heracles is shown with a cornucopia? (1.000)
  • What are the oldest Celtic and pre-Celtic settlements/oppida in France/Belgium? (0.966)
  • Is there any record of the Ebionites outside of the antiheretical polemics of the church fathers? (0.966)
  • How did the Wondjina travel in the Dreamtime? (0.958)
  • Who is the oldest being in Greek mythology? (0.957)
  • Is there a mythological basis for the idea of a unicorn princess? (0.956)
  • Are there ancient Greek historians who wrote about Mycenae? (0.561)
  • Are there any good ancient examples for the monomyth? (0.584)
  • When did "Herm" images appear in Greece? (0.565)
  • Is there a world tree in Greek mythology? (0.563)
  • What treasure was made by famous mortal men, who we know by name, in Greek mythology? (0.555)
  • Are there any sort of chief pantheon in Japanese mythology? Who do they consist of? (0.555)
history mythology
  • What is the source of the Senate-as-saucer story? (1.000)
  • Does non-post-modern historiography posit objective grand narratives? (0.947)
  • What Phoenician story could be the inspiration of the cosmic story of five Titanes? (0.962)
  • What is Thardid Jimbo's story? (0.956)
  • Is there any reference to this story about Inari? (0.950)
  • What is the earliest story of summoning the dead we know of? (0.949)
  • What is the story of this image? (0.573)
  • What is the story of war that started with "if"? (0.525)
  • What is the story of the Chimera? (0.600)
  • What is the origin of the Vanir? (0.595)
  • What was the plant that Gilgamesh found after Utnapishtim's story? (0.556)
  • What is the origin of the Hippogriff? (0.546)
history mythology
  • The greek 'daktylos' (1.000)
  • How did Greeks make greek fire? (0.969)
  • Do indigenous Latin Americans share any common "recent" ancestors with the Chinese? (0.931)
  • 1001 Nights - Movie faithful to the outer story? (0.933)
  • How did Aphrodite's promise of Helen to Paris work? (0.929)
  • Virgin goddesses outside of the Greek and Roman traditions? (0.929)
  • The Overwhelming Success of Greeks (0.563)
  • Druids in Greece (0.460)
  • Triads in Greek mythology? (0.498)
  • Did Greeks bow to their gods? (0.469)
  • Was Apollo the exact same in Greek and Roman mythology? (0.453)
  • How much did Greek mythology vary throughout different regions of Greece? (0.453)
history mythology
  • The greek 'daktylos' (0.933)
  • Where does the phrase "behind the wind" come from? (0.922)
  • Where were the Mormons going? (0.919)
  • 1001 Nights - Movie faithful to the outer story? (1.000)
  • Which cultures have the concept of a "true" or "secret name?" (0.926)
  • How is Wonder Woman related to the Amazons of Greek Mythology and Atlantis? (0.923)
  • How true to the originals are Che Guevara's published diaries? (0.310)
  • What was the first assassination/murder recorded on film? (0.283)
  • What Phoenician story could be the inspiration of the cosmic story of five Titanes? (0.293)
  • Are there any love stories in Greek myth that don't have one or both dying? (0.264)
  • Hittite story similar to the story of Jason and Medea? (0.263)
  • Which creatures from Grimms' tales come directly from German myth? (0.262)
history mythology
  • How did Milton know about Egyptian gods like Osiris, Isis and Orus? (1.000)
  • Were ancient Egyptians secretly monotheistic? (0.958)
  • Was Helen of Troy in Egypt during the war? (0.966)
  • Were Greek deities omniscient, like the God of Abrahamic faiths? (0.960)
  • Why did many ancient civilizations believe that giants created the world? (0.957)
  • Were Ancient Europeans religious? (0.957)
  • How did thieves get into Egyptian pyramids? (0.582)
  • Did ancient Egyptian gods have weapons like the Greek gods? (0.626)
  • What is known about A’ani, the ancient Egyptian God of Equilibrium? (0.621)
  • What is the connection of Egyptian mythology to Atlantis? (0.613)
  • Why did Egyptian Gods have animal heads? (0.611)
  • Is there a 'Messenger of the Gods' figure in Egyptian mythology? (0.610)
history mythology
  • Did temples in ancient Greece contain treasure? (0.954)
  • Are there any images from ancient times in which Heracles is shown with a cornucopia? (0.954)
  • Are there any archeological finds or primary source drawings of the Chinese bamboo-copter or rotary fans? (0.953)
  • When did "Herm" images appear in Greece? (1.000)
  • Are there any ancient unicorn myths that originated from Tibet or its bordering regions? (0.963)
  • What are Hera's favorite cities? (0.963)
  • Why were harvest times in Cyrenaica earlier than in Greece in antiquity? (0.602)
  • When did Comino become depopulated? (0.565)
  • When did Greek historians stop believing Greek mythology to be historical fact? (0.555)
  • When was a pair of Greek and Roman gods first identified? (0.590)
  • When did Mythology start? (0.560)
  • When and how did the Greek mythos transfer to the Romans? (0.553)
history mythology
  • Symbolism in illustration for a book by Riccati (1.000)
  • An ancient altar with petroglyphs at the foot of Jabal Maqla--Is it Mt. Sinai? (0.943)
  • Was arson prominent in the Kingdom of Hawaii? (0.941)
  • Where was the "garden of Eden" located? (0.941)
  • Destruction of the universe by fire in the Ancient Greek canon? (0.939)
  • Suicide in the Sagas? (0.938)
  • Why didn't early modern Christians object to pagan symbolism in art? (0.435)
  • What is the symbolism of the name of the Parcae? (0.500)
  • Symbolism behind Hepheastus riding a donkey (0.469)
  • Symbolism of the "Temple of the Rose Cross" (0.447)
  • What is the symbolism behind Pandora's Box? (0.440)
  • What is the symbolism behind Psyche's tasks? (0.437)