Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

650: Strong John

      650-699 Supernatural Power or Knowledge

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

Variants

650A: The Sharp Hans

650B: The Quest for a Strong Companion

Examples

ATUAuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
650 Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English The young giant
650A Asbjørnsen & Moe ???? Norway English Rumble-Mumble Goose-Egg

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