Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

532: The Speaking Horsehead

      500-559 Supernatural Helpers

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The helpful horse. The hero is driven from home by his stepmother [S31]. He acquires a helpful horse which advises him [B401] to dress in poor clothing [K1816] and to answer all questions with "I don't know" [C495.1]. He takes service as gardener to…

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