Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

500-559: Supernatural Helpers

500-559 Supernatural Helpers
500Rumpelstiltskin
501The Three Spinners
502The Wild Man
503Helpful Elves
505Grateful dead
506The Rescued Princess
507The Mistress of the Monster
508The Bride Won in a Tournement
510Cinderella and Cap o' Rushes
511One-Eye, Two-Eyes, and Three-Eyes
513The Extraordinary Companions
514The Shift of Sex
515The Shepherd
516The Petrified Friend
517The Boy and the Bird-language
518Big Fight over Magic Things
519Brunhilde
530The Glass Mountain
531Faithful Ferdinand
532The Speaking Horsehead
533Repressed Bride
534The Youth Who Tends the Buffalo Herd
535The Boy Adopted by Tigers (Animals)
537The Flight with the Eagle
540The Dog in the Sea
545The Cat as Helper
546The Clever Parrot
550The Golden Bird
551The Water of Life
552Animals and In-laws
553The Bird as a Helper
554The Grateful Animals
555The Fisherman and his Wife,
559The Princess’ Laugh

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