Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

2032: The Cock and the Mouse and The Sexton's Nose

      2029-2075 Chains Involving Other Events

            2000-2100 Cumulative Tales

                  2000-2399 FORMULA TALES

A mouse throws a nut down from a tree and hits a cock on the head. He also steals the cock's whiskers. The cock goes to get an old woman to cure him. The final formula is: Fountain give up water for forest, forest give up wood for baker, baker giveā€¦

Motive(s)

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Examples

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