- Eastern European (culture)
- Mount (attribute)
- Sorcery and Medicinal (attribute)
- Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)
A magical horse and steed of the Serbian hero Marko. Sarac was the fastest horse in the world. It could talk and enjoyed drinking. Sarac was able to consume vast amounts of alcohol and was Marko’s drinking partner. However the two fell out with each other and in a furious fight Sarac was killed. He was 160 years old. Marko was 300 years old. In honour, Marko gave his horse a grand funeral.
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