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Type Fey
CR 10
Environment Any aquatic

Source: Bestiary 2, pg(s). 198

Nereids are dangerous fey who beguile, seduce, entrap, and drown unwitting travelers, particularly sailors.[1]

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Nereids most often appear as beautiful humanoid-seeming women bathing in water with a shawl.[1]


A nereid's kiss floods its victim's lungs with water, and can drown a victim within seconds. They also emit a beguiling aura that can compel creatures who are sexually attracted to their form to approach them. They are also venomous on contact and through spray.[1]

When underwater, a nereid can become transparent at will.[1]


Part of a nereid's life force is embedded in a shawl, which it protects with its life; destroying a nereid's shawl slowly drains it of its life. While they can fashion a new shawl from water, the process can take up to four hours to complete.[1]

Known nereids


External links

  • Nereid (real-world myth) on Wikipedia