Joulupukki means "Yule Buck" in Finnish, but today this festive figure doesn't resemble the goat he once was. Read up on three different Santa Claus-like figures from around the globe! http://evpo.st/1wE8b6n
Tarasque, a French, fire-breathing dragon, with six, short, bearlike legs, a scaly tail with a scorpion's sting, and a tortoise's body with curved spikes. It had a lion's head, a horse's ears, and the face of a sad and bitter old man.