What is the noun for fable?

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  1. A fictitious narrative intended to enforce some useful truth or precept, usually with animals, etc. as characters; an apologue. Prototypically, Aesop's Fables.
  2. Any story told to excite wonder; common talk; the theme of talk.
  3. Fiction; untruth; falsehood.
  4. The plot, story, or connected series of events forming the subject of an epic or dramatic poem.
  5. Synonyms:
    1. fabrication, fib, falsehood, invention, fiction, lie, untruth, myth, myth, falsity, legend, prevarication, deception, falsification, whopper, concoction, exaggeration, allegory, tale, figment, sham, parable, pretence, ruse, epic, mythos, apologue, story, saga, mendacity, mythology, narrative, folklore, rumour, lore, fantasy, parable, pretext, porky, romance, yarn, allegory, wile, trickery, bestiary, apologue, tradition, stratagem, taradiddle, phantasy
  1. The act of telling fables.
  1. plural of fabling
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