The term mythopoeic ("of or pertaining to myth-making", noun mythopoeia; also mythopoetic, noun mythopoiesis) has several applications:
- mythopoeic thought, a hypothetical stage of human thought (prior to scientific thought) that produces myths.
- Mythopoeia (genre), a word coined by J.R.R. Tolkien to mean myth-making, and poem by the same, that has become a literature and film genre of "myth-like" narratives.
- Mythopoetic Leadership, a business leadership model.
- Mythopoeic Society
- Mythopoeic Awards
- Mythopoetic men's movement