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Middle East

The region extending from the southeastern and eastern shores of the Mediterranean Sea (including countries in southwest Asia and northeast Africa).

Islamic mythology
Islamic and pre-Islamic religion and mythology.
Number of articles: 156. Go to the introduction page or to the articles.

Judaic mythology
The mythology and religion of the Jewish people. It is the complex expression of a religious and ethnic community, a way of life as well as a set of basic beliefs and values, which is discerned in patterns of action, social order, and culture as well as in religious statements and concepts.
Number of articles: 198. Go to the introduction page or to the articles.

Mesopotamian mythology
Ancient Akkadian, Babylonian and Sumerian mythology.
Number of articles: 227. Go to the introduction page or to the articles.

Persian mythology
The mythology of Ancient Persia (Iran).
Number of articles: 113. Go to the introduction page or to the articles.


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