Lavellan A Lavellan, làbh-allan, la-mhalan or la-bhallan etc. is a mythological creature from northern Scotland. It was generally considered to be a kind of rodent, and indeed the name "làbh-allan" is also used for a water shrew or water vole in Scottish Gaelic.
List of Mythical Creatures H-N. Manticore - A mythical beast with a lion's body and a human's head. Medusa - A disciple of Athena who was turned into a gorgon. She had the hair of snakes and could turn men to stone with her gaze. Mermaids - Sea creatures with .
List of theological demons. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This Because numerous lists of legendary creatures concern mythology, folklore, and folk fairy tales, much overlap may be expected. Names of God, list of deities, and list of deities in fiction concern God and gods.
The word Mythology itself is derived from the Greek word “mythos”, meaning story of people, and “logos” which means speech. The study of these stories of creation, good versus evil, life and death, god and the afterlife is Mythology. Mythical creatures, legendary beasts, and supernatural, mystical, and god-like beings have fascinated us since ancient times. They have filled folklore, stories, songs, and works of art. Sometimes living animals or fossils have inspired these mythological creatures.