Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

508: The Bride Won in a Tournement

      500-559 Supernatural Helpers

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

I. The Grateful Dead Man. See Type 506 (I). II. The Tournament. The hero wins a bride in a tournament [H331.2] by means of a horse or of weapons which he has received from the dead man [H972]. III. The Dividing in Half. See Type 506 (V).

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