Srpski Zmaj Picture
Now the word for Dragon in Serbian is officially Zmaj, but what you know as dragon in Serbian myths is Aždaja. Dragon is more like a great heroic human with fiery wings in his armpits and a whip of wolf's hair on his right arm. Serbian Dragon is the protector of people, he fights the storm bringing Ala, although he sometimes falls in love with a girl and then tends to neglect his chores. From this union with a woman usually great heroes are born, and they are referred to as Zmajevit. They where known to change in a range of animals.