Le conte merveilleux

Motifs du Motif-Index en addition au Catalogue Delarue Teneze

Conte Type T555 Motifs du Motif-Index de Thompson

Motifs du motif Index de Aarne et Thompson présents dans le type 555
D1761.0.1. Wishes granted without limit. *Types 555, 592, 652, 675
D170. Transformation: man to fish. *Types 555, 665
C773.1. Tabu: making unreasonable requests. Given power of fulfilling all wishes, person oversteps moderation and is punished. *Type 555 Grimm No. 19
J514. One should not be too greedy. Type 555.
Q338. Immoderate request punished. (Cf. Q501.8, Q559.6, Q572.4, Q582.6, Q585.2.) Type 555
B375.1. Fish returned to water: grateful. Two special forms of this motif are common; in both the fish is returned to the water and rewards the captor. (1). The "King of the Fishes" form: a man captures the king of fishes (B243) who as a reward for the release tells the man to feed parts of his body (when he is later captured) to his wife and parts to certain animals. As a result the hero and congenital helpful animals (B311) are born: *Type 303(2) The "Fisher and his Wife" form. The king of the fishes in this case grants the man's wife the power of fulfilling all her wishes; *Type 555
F54.2. Plant grows to sky. (Jack and the Beanstalk). *Types 328A, 555, 852