Wodjanoi

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  • Eastern European Eastern European (culture)
  • Aquatic Aquatic (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)
  • Fairies and Nymphs Fairies and Nymphs (common type)

A water spirit from Slavic belief that lives in whirlpools and within his palace of sunken ships. He protects fishermen and beekeepers. He would be given offerings such as butter poured into the water, the first fish caught on the day or with some tobacco. He accompanied Rusalki or had them in his service.

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