- Eastern European (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A bird with the head of a beautiful woman in Russian mythology. She sang with beautiful voices which allowed her to enter heaven. The Sirin’s partner was Alkonost. Similar to the Siren.
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Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).