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Does Scotland have any discrete mythology not shared by other nations?

As part of the Insular Celts, I know that Scotland shares some Pantheon of Gods with Ireland, Wales and England. However, does Scotland have any discrete mythology unique to the Scottish people/land?...
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Are all Celtic Gods (Irish, Welsh, Scottish, and British) considered part of the same pantheon?

The term 'Celtic' means mythology from the British Isles, so are the gods from Irish, Welsh, and Scottish mythology all considered part of the same pantheon? For example, did people who believe in the ...
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Is “The Secret of Roan Inish” derived from a specific myth?

In the wonderful John Sayles film The Secret of Roan Inish (1994), the director presents a touching tale of a family with selkie connections. The film was based on the the novel Secret of the Ron Mor ...