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15 3, 3:59am
So I got kind of curious and looked it up to try and help out a little. Keep in mind this was a quick wikipedia check so it's not completely reliable.
Apparently a nuckelavee is a horse-like water demon originating in Norse and Orcadian (the name of the culture of the Orkey Isles, to the North of Scotland) mythology that wilts crops and sickens livestock with its breath. It's considered one of the most horrible demons on the Scottish Isles. So yes, it's a scare creature, of a sort.
Here's the full wikipedia article:
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