Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

363: The Vampire

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The bridegroom eats corpses in three churches [E251.3.1, G20]. He appears to his bride in the form of her father, her mother, etc. [D40, D610] and when she tells about his habit he devours her.


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