Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

753: Christ and the smith

      750-779 God Rewards and Punishes

            750-849 RELIGIOUS TALES

Christ takes off the horse's foot in order to shoe him and rejuvenates an old woman by putting her in the fire. The smith tries disastrously to do the same.

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm ???? Germany English The old man made young again

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