25 Anonymous In: Question-Answer What is Iceland’s Christmas monster called? 25 What is Iceland’s Christmas monster called? Yule Cat Mari Lwyd Straggele Tomten 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Random Best Answer Goto 2021-04-22T01:00:01+00:00Added an answer on April 22, 2021 at 1:00 am The correct answer is: Yule Cat Iceland’s creepy Christmas monster is called Jólakötturinn — or the “Yule Cat.” The Yule Cat originated from a legend dating back to the Middle Ages and isn’t your typical cat. The not-so-festive feline is taller than a building and stares into windows on Christmas Eve, making sure children receive socks. Traditionally, Icelandic children that are good throughout the year receive new clothes and socks for Christmas. As for bad children, the Yule Cat supposedly eats them as punishment for their laziness. 11 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Click on image to update the captcha. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.