Kresnik

Slavic - A Slovene culture-hero. A god of agriculture and cattle. Son of Svarog, some say. He slew many monsters and was given the role of king of the Slovenes by Svarog. He was succeeded in this role by Kralj Matjaz. In some accounts Kresnik is a good spirit guarding the family from the evil Vlkodlak. Also commonly known as Kresnik, Karsnik, Karsnik, Krsnik, Krsnik, K(a)rsnik or K(a)rsnik.

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