storyteller

Definitions of storyteller
1

n someone who tells a story

Synonyms:
narrator, teller
Examples:
Aesop
Greek author of fables (circa 620-560 BC)
Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen
German raconteur who told preposterous stories about his adventures as a soldier and hunter; his name is now associated with any telling of exaggerated stories or winning lies (1720-1797)
Types:
anecdotist, raconteur
a person skilled in telling anecdotes
fabulist
a person who tells or invents fables
griot
a storyteller in West Africa; perpetuates the oral traditions of a family or village
Type of:
speaker, talker, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer
someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous)

n someone who tells lies

Synonyms:
fabricator, fibber
Type of:
liar, prevaricator
a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly

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