Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Author: Αἴσωπος

Original version in Ancient Greek

Country of origin: Greece

Story type: Wind and sun (ATU 298)


Βαβρίας (Ancient Greek) - viewaligned

Jean de La Fontaine (French) - viewaligned

Βορέας καὶ Ἥλιος


The original of this tale has been lost, or is not available in the database. There are many retellings of this tale, some of which are listed below.

Ancient Greek Βορέας καὶ Ἥλιος ???? Βαβρίας
Czech Vítr a slunce 1875 Jean de La Fontaine / Emil Herrmann
English The North Wind and the Sun 1867 George Fyler Townsend
French Phébus et Borée 1668 Jean de La Fontaine
Northern Kurdish Bayê bakûr û roj ????
Papiamento Bientu di nort i Solo ????
Sicilian Boria e u Suli ????
Sundanese Angin Kaler jeung Panonpoe ????
Swahili Kaskazi Upepo na Jua ???? Lathan Lila Yusuf
Welsh Y gwynt a’r haul 1887 Gan Glan Alun

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