He’s sneaky and snaky. We don’t know which parts are manly — but we can guess as he abducts maidens.
He has three heads to distinguish himself from all the other Slav dragons (known as ZMEY in Russian) running around out there. He is a known associate of BABA-YAGA and best avoided.
Article last updated on 18 January 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Zmey-gorynich: Slavic Demon (Slavic mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 18 Jan. 2013. Web. 1 October 2014.