The Most Horrifying Mythical Celtic Creatures

It’s a relief to know these celtic creatures are mythical as they are absolutely one of the most terrifying monsters in the world of folklore.

Here are some mythical celtic creatures you wouldn’t want to meet ever:

Questing Beast

This creature first appeared in the Tales of King Arthur and is also known as the Barking Beast. This hybrid monster is said to have the head of a snake, the fore-paws and upper body of a leopard, the haunches of a lion and the hooves of a deer. This beast was conceived by a princess who slept with the devil to make her brother love her. The beast has been used to symbolize incest, violence, and chaos – the same elements that eventually destroyed Arthur’s kingdom.

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