- Eastern European (culture)
- Rural (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
- Dwarves (common type)
A Slavic spirit of the fields. His hair is made from grass and his skin is the colour of the earth. He takes the form of a Dwarf. He would attack anyone who was being lazy at work and those who were drunk. He also guarded his home fiercely. He killed anyone that he caught trespassing in his area.
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