- Norse (culture)
- Rural (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A cat-like spirit from the myths of the Finno-Ugrics. It helps farmers by stealing milk, butter and cream for him or her. The Para must first be obtained by stealing an item which will transform into a Para. After that the Para will steal the goods of neighbours to bring riches to its owner. It can also appear as a frog or any domesticated animal.
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