Perhaps from the same as mueo  (through the idea of tuition); a tale, that is, fiction (“myth”).
Occurs 5 times in 5 verses.
Entries following the reference are those used in the New Testament - Greek/English/Strong’s Interlinear.
- 2 Tim. 4:4 – fables
- Tit. 1:14 – tales
- 1 Tim. 1:4 – @
- 1 Tim. 4:7 – @
- 2 Pet. 1:16 – @
- Fables - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Paul warned us that the time would come when believers would be turned aside to fables. What did he have in mind?
- The Inerrant Word of God - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Paul’s prophecy that many will turn their ears away from the truth and be turned aside to fables fulfilled in mainstream “Christianity” on such a widespread scale that it is all but impossible to conclude that this is the time of the apostasy.
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