Kikimora (Russian: кики́мора, IPA: [kʲɪˈkʲimərə]) is a legendary creature, a female house spirit in Slavic mythology, fin: Kikke Mörkö. When she inhabits a house, she lives behind the stove or in the cellar. The OED links "mora" with the "mare" of
FIGURES OF NORSE MYTHOLOGY: NOTT “ Nott is the personification of night and the mother of Dagur, who represents day. She and her son were given horse-drawn chariots by Odin and were placed in the sky to round the world every two half-days.