- Eastern European (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Not known (behaviour)
A bird-like creature from the folklore of Russia. They had the bodies of a bird with the torso and head of a young woman. They seem to derive from the ancient Greek Siren or Harpy which are similar.
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