Does mermaid folklore exist around the world?


Lots More Information

Related Articles

Sources

  • Davis, Kathleen. "Origins of 13 Common Superstitions." Woman's Day. (Jan. 2, 2015) http://www.womansday.com/life/origins-of-13-common-superstitions-100353
  • History. "Columbus Mistakes Manatees for Mermaids." (Jan. 2, 2015) http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/columbus-mistakes-manatees-for-mermaids
  • Panati, Charles. "Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things." Harper Collins, 1989. (Jan. 2, 2015) http://books.google.com/books?id=hI9Weq6q9dEC&pg=PA3&lpg=PA3&dq=%22rabbit's+foot%22+celtic&source=bl&ots=6kPvXXwYBi&sig=KQCJoDpIVIE0yk-8QFSd0MNHMpA&hl=en&sa=X&ei=pywQUJKIHIfX0QH_9IGIBw&ved=0CEAQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q=%22rabbit's%20foot%22%20celtic&f=false
  • Radford, Benjamin. "Mermaid Sightings Claimed in Israel." Live Science, Aug. 13, 2009. (Jan. 2, 2015) http://www.livescience.com/5642-mermaid-sightings-claimed-israel.html