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Group No. 67


D. Magic

Group No.

D700 – D799

Group name



D700. D700. Person disenchanted. Types 314, 402, 434*, 442, 502; *Hdwb. d. Abergl. II 925 s.v. “Erlösung”. – Irish myth: Cross; Breton: Sébillot Incidents s.v. “métamorphose”; India: *Thompson-Balys; Chinese: Werner 285, 356, 364.
D701. D701. Gradual disenchantment. (Cf. D617.) – *Type 307; Wimberly 381; Moe Samlede Skrifter I 52; German: Grimm Nos. 108, 121, 137; India: Thompson-Balys.
D702. D702. Partial disenchantment.
D702.1. D702.1. Disenchantment with missing member. While in transformation a person loses a bodily member. When disenchanted, he still lacks the member. – Many of the references to E33 may refer to this motif.
D702.1.1. D702.1.1. Cat‘s paw cut off: woman’s hand missing. A man spends a night in a haunted mill, where he cuts off a cat‘s paw. In the morning the miller’s wife has lost her hand. (Cf. D142, D621.1.1.) – *Taylor MPh XVII 59 n. 8; Tobler 43; Eng., Ire., U.S.: *Baughman; India: Thompson-Balys; Japanese: Ikeda.
D702.1.2. D702.1.2. Hog‘s forefoot cut off: woman’s hand missing. Scotland, U.S.: *Baughman.
D702.2. D702.2. Person restored to human form retains certain animal features. German: Grimm No. 49.
D705. D705. Place disenchanted.
D705.1. D705.1. Castle disenchanted. India: Thompson-Balys.
D710. D710. Disenchantment by rough treatment. Types 507A, 507C; India: Thompson-Balys; Irish myth: Cross.
D711. D711. Disenchantment by decapitation. *Types 314, 402, 425, 440, 441, 471, 506, 507, 531, 545A, 545B, 550, 708; *Fb “hoved” I 655a, “løse” II 517a; **Kittredge JAFL XVIII 1; BP I 9, III 60; Hartland Science 241. – Irish myth: *Cross; French Canadian: Barbeau JAFL XXIX 17; French: Sébillot France III 52, 140; India: Thompson-Balys; Africa (Fjort): Dennett 39 No. 5.
D711.1. D711.1. Disenchantment by decapitation and replacement of head. Type 531; Fb “hund” I 678a.
D711.1.1. D711.1.1. Head transferred from one man to another; second man‘s head in first man’s hand. Irish myth: Cross.
D711.2. D711.2. Disenchantment by cutting person in two. Type 506, 507, BP III 537; India: Thompson-Balys.
D711.3. D711.3. Disenchantment from bird by cutting off bill. Fb “næb”.
D711.4. D711.4. Disenchantment from flower by breaking stalk. Type 407. – Lithuanian: Balys Index Nos. *368, 407; India: Thompson-Balys.
D711.4.1. D711.4.1. Disenchantment from flower by plucking it. India: *Thompson-Balys.
D711.5. D711.5. Disenchantment from leaf by breaking it from tree. Africa (Fjort): Dennett 42 No. 6.
D711.6. D711.6. Disenchantment from fruit by plucking it from tree. India: Thompson-Balys.
D712. D712. Disenchantment by violence.
D712.1. D712.1. Disenchantment by cutting off and reversing bodily members. (Cf. D711.1.) – Kittredge JAFL XVIII 13; Fb “flå”; Irish myth: Cross.
D712.1.1. D712.1.1. Disenchantment by cutting off animal’s limb. German: Grimm No. 57.
D712.1.2. D712.1.2. Disenchantment by cutting in two. India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.2. D712.2. Disenchantment by slinging against something. Type 440; Hartland Science 242. – Eskimo (Bering Strait): Nelson RBAE XVIII 510; Chile: Pino Saavedra 402.
D712.2.1. D712.2.1. Disenchantment by throwing into fire. (Cf. E15.) India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.3. D712.3. Disenchantment by striking. Wimberly 343. – Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 57 No. 412; Missouri-French: Carrière; Chinese: Werner 309; India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.3.1. D712.3.1. Disenchantment by striking with a missile. Irish myth: *Cross.
D712.3.2. D712.3.2. Disenchantment by throwing a stone. India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.3.3. D712.3.3. Disenchantment by throwing a flower. India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.4. D712.4. Disenchantment by drawing blood. *Fb “blod” IV 48a; Child I 178, 337 n.; Wimberly 342; *Jijena Sanchez 19f., 36.
D712.4.1. D712.4.1. Disenchantment by drinking blood. Child I 178, 337 n.; Wimberly 341.
D712.5. D712.5. Disenchantment by beating. N. A. Indian: *Thompson Tales 348 n. 249a; Eskimo (Cumberland Sound): Boas BAM XV 187, (Ungava): Turner RBAE XI 265, (Central Eskimo): Boas RBAE VI 630, (Labrador): Hawkes GSCan XIV 158, (Greenland): Rink 93, Rasmussen II 38, III 104.
D712.6. D712.6. Disenchantment by wounding. Kittredge JAFL XVIII 11; *Jijena Sanchez 35, 49; Chinese: Graham.
D712.7. D712.7. Disenchantment by shooting. Kittredge JAFL XVIII 11; Fb “and” IV 12b. – Africa (Mpongwe): Nassau 76 No. 15.
D712.8. D712.8. Disenchantment by ripping armor. Penzer Sigfrid 113.
D712.9. D712.9. Disenchantment by killing. Eskimo (Greenland): Rasmussen III
D712.9.1. D712.9.1. Lizard in human form killed; corpse is lizard. India: Thompson-Balys.
D712.10. D712.10. Disenchantment by driving stake through body. Irish myth: Cross.
D712.11. D712.11. Disenchantment by throwing objects at transformed person. India: Thompson-Balys.
D714. D714. Disenchantment by rubbing. French Canadian: Barbeau JAFL
D716. D716. Disenchantment by overcoming enchanted person in fight (contest). Type 406*; Hartland Science 243.
D717. D717. Disenchantment by assembling bones.
D717.1. D717.1. Disenchantment by laying collected bones in a seven-fold cloth and spreading another above it. India: Thompson-Balys.
D718. D718. Disenchantment by shaving. Fb “løse” II 517a.
D719. D719. Disenchantment by rough treatment – miscellaneous.
D719.1. D719.1. Disenchantment by burying victim and sowing grain over him. Fb “levende” II 404ab.
D719.1.1. D719.1.1. Disenchantment through burial and revival. Chinese: Graham.
D719.2. D719.2. Girl destroys crab shape of husband and disenchants him permanently. India: Thompson-Balys.
D720. D720. Disenchantment by removing (destroying) covering of enchanted person.
D721. D721. Disenchantment by removing skin (or covering). See all references to D361.1, Swan Maiden. – Irish myth: *Cross: India: *Thompson-Balys; Chinese: Graham; Eskimo (Kodiak): Golder JAFL XX 299, (Mackenzie Area): Jenness 51; Koryak: Jochelson JE VI 131, 156, 335; Africa (Pangwe): Tessman 368f.
D721.1. D721.1. Disenchantment by flaying. Fb “flå”; Kittredge JAFL XVIII 12.
D721.2. D721.2. Disenchantment by hiding skin (covering). When the enchanted person has temporarily removed the covering, it is stolen and the victim remains disenchanted until it is found. *Type 400; *Fb “sælhund”. – Scandinavian: Krappe Scandinavian Studies XVIII (1944) 156 – 162; Slavic: Máchal 258; India: Thompson-Balys; Chinese: Graham; Surinam: Alexander Lat. Am. 274; Indonesian: DeVries’s list No. 151; Africa (Basuto): Jacottet 146 No. 30, (Kaffir): Theal 38.
D721.3. D721.3. Disenchantment by destroying skin (covering). *Type 425, 430, 440, 441; Köhler-Bolte I *319, 511; *Chauvin VII 37 No. 212B. – Icelandic: *Boberg; Turkish: Giese Türkische Märchen (Jena 1925) 120; India: *Thompson-Balys; Chinese: Graham; Korean: Zong in-Sob 177. – Eskimo (Kodiak): Golder JAFL XVI 89, (Mackenzie Area): Jenness 55, (Cumberland Sound): Boas BAM XV 224; N. A. Indian: *Thompson Tales 347 n. 249; S. A. Indian: Jijena Sanchez 23; Africa: Frobenius Atlantis IV 69, 287.
D721.4. D721.4. Disenchantment by holding temporarily disenchanted person. India: *Thompson-Balys.
D721.5. D721.5. Disenchantment from fruit (flower) by opening it. Type 408; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D722. D722. Disenchantment by taking off bridle. Man transformed to horse (ass) thus released. – See references in D535. – *Type 325; *BP II 67; Chauvin V 150 No. 73. – French Canadian: Barbeau JAFL XXIX 17; Missouri French: Carrière; India: Thompson-Balys.
D723. D723. Disenchantment by putting on (removing) chain from neck.
D723.1. D723.1. Disenchantment by putting chain around neck. See all references to D536.1.
D723.2. D723.2. Disenchantment by removing chain from neck. French Canadian: Barbeau JAFL XXIX 17; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D723.2.1. D723.2.1. Disenchantment by removing string from neck. India: Thompson-Balys.
D730. D730. Disenchantment by submission. The helper must submit to the will of the enchanted person. Icelandic: Hjálmthèrs saga ok Ölvis 510, 515; French Canadian: Barbeau JAFL XXIX 17.
D731. D731. Disenchantment by obedience and kindness. *Type 431.
D732. D732. Loathly Lady. Man disenchants loathsome woman by embracing her. – Maynadier The Wife of Bath’s Tale; Taylor Washington Univ. Studies IV (2) (1917) 177 n. 9; Vogt MLN XXXVII 339; Coomaraswamy On the Loathly Bride (Speculum 1945, 391ff.); Krappe Philological Quarterly XXVI 352ff. – Irish myth: *Cross; Icelandic: *Boberg. – Ila (Rhodesia): Smith and Dale II 404 No. 1; India: Thompson-Balys.
D732.1. D732.1. Disenchantment of girl by carrying her on back. Hartland Science 237, 243.
D733. D733. Loathly bridegroom. Woman disenchants loathsome man by embracing him. – India: *Thompson-Balys; Eskimo (Kodiak): Golder JAFL XVI 16; N. A. Indian: *Thompson Tales 329 n. 188; S. A. Indian (Toba): Métraux MAFLS XL 44, 87.
D733.1. D733.1. Hairy anchorite. Beast-like man seduced by beautiful woman becomes human and handsome. – *C. A. Williams Oriental Affinities of the Legend of the Hairy Anchorite (U. of Illinois, 1925) 15; Gaster Oldest Stories 43.
D733.2. D733.2. Swine bridegroom. Bride disenchants him by her love. He returns to original form. Italian Novella: Rotunda.
D733.3. D733.3. Loathly husband a god in disguise. Buddhist myth: Malalasekera I 648.
D734. D734. Disenchantment of animal by admission to woman‘s bed. *BP I 9; Type 440; Fb “løse” II 517a. – English: Child I 298, II 502b, IV 454a, V 213a, 215b; Indonesian: Dixon 210; Africa (Zulu): Callaway 63, 321, 327.
D735. D735. Disenchantment by kiss. *Type 410; BP I 9, II 236 n., 271, 561; Wimberly 335ff.; Hartland Science 238 f., 241; Taylor Washington Univ. Studies IV (2) (1917) 177 n. 9; Klapper 112. – Irish myth: *Cross; English: Child I 306ff., Icelandic: Sveinsson FFC LXXXIII xxxv, *Boberg; France: Sébillot France I 244, III 291; India: *Thompson-Balys; Philippine: Fansler MAFLS XII 247 No. 29; Africa: Frobenius Atlantis I 108.
D735.1. D735.1. Beauty and the beast. Disenchantment of animal by being kissed by woman (man). – *Type 402, 425, 433A, 440; Fb “kys”; Dickson 55 nn. 70, 72; Tobler 53; Zs. f. Vksk. XIV 245; Studien zur vgl. Littgsch. II 360, 472 n. 4. – English: Child V 486 s.v. “kiss”; Chile: Pino Saavedra 404f.; India: Cowell Jataka V 141; Philippine: Fansler MAFLS XII 303; Africa (Kaffir): Theal 38.
D735.2. D735.2. Three redeeming kisses. (Die weisse Frau.) A woman can be disenchanted from animal form if man will kiss her three times, each time when she is in the form of a different terrifying animal. – Tobler 69; **M. Waehler Die weisse Frau (Erfurt 1931); *Hdwb. d. Abergl. II 928. – Swiss: Jegerlehner Oberwallis 298 No. 3, 307 No. 24, 314 No. 103, 322 No. 93, 325 No. 3, 329 No. 32; Lithuanian: Balys Index No. 3592.
D735.3. D735.3. Disenchantment from tree form by embrace of lover. Greek: Frazer Apollodorus II 262 n. 2 (Demophon and Phyllis).
D735.4. D735.4. Disenchantment by enduring animal‘s embrace.
D735.4.1. D735.4.1. Girl disenchants animal husband by enduring his embraces without fear. Africa (Bantu): Theal Zambesi 279ff.
D735.4.2. D735.4.2. Son disenchants animal father by enduring his caresses without fear. Africa (Suto): Hoffman Zs. f. Eingeborenen-Spr. XXII 172 No. 11.
D741. D741. Disenchantment of monster when prince promises to marry the monster’s mother. The prince imagines falsely that the mother is also a monster. – Type 708.
D741.1. D741.1. Disenchantment of monster when his mother acknowledges him as son. Type 708. Cf. Hupa: Goddard UCal I 147.
D741.2. D741.2. Disenchantment of monster child when baptized. *Hibbard 45ff. (King of Tars).
D742. D742. Disenchantment by promise to marry. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D743. D743. Disenchantment by sexual intercourse. Man disenchants woman in form of a bear. Cheremis: Sebeok-Nyerges.
D745. D745. Disenchantment by feeding enchanted animals. Fb “løse” II 517a.
D750. D750. Disenchantment by faithfulness of others. Irish myth: Cross.
D753. D753. Disenchantment by accomplishment of tasks. Type 518; Irish myth: Cross; Lithuanian: Balys Index No. *422; Prussian: Plenzat 21; Rumanian: Schullerus FFC LXXVIII No. 308*; Hungarian: Honti FFC LXXXI No. 4011.
D753.1. D753.1. Disenchantment by sewing shirts for enchanted brothers. *Type 451; Fb “skjorte” III 268b.
D753.2. D753.2. Disenchantment of another by weeping jug of tears. Italian: Basile introduction.
D753.3. D753.3. Disenchantment by obeying directions received in a dream. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D753.4. D753.4. Disenchantment by climbing glass mountain. German: Grimm No. 93.
D754. D754. Disenchantment by serving transformed person. German: Grimm No. 106.
D755. D755. Disenchantment of long absent spouse by faithfulness of partner. India: Thompson-Balys.
D757. D757. Disenchantment by holding enchanted person during successive transformations. *Types 403, 450; *MacCulloch Childhood 45; Hartland Science 242. – Greek: Fox 122 (Thetis); English: Child V 499 s.v. “transformation, successive”; Eskimo (Greenland): Rink 326. – See also, in general, references to D610.
D758. D758. Disenchantment by maintaining silence. *Type 451; Hartland Science 242.
D758.1. D758.1. Disenchantment by three nights‘ silence under punishment. *Type 400; cf. Type 307; *BP II 330; *Fb “tie” III 792a; Hartland Science 246.
D758.2. D758.2. Disenchantment by maintaining silence for a year or more. German: Grimm Nos. 9, 49, 137.
D759. D759. Disenchantment by faithfulness of others – miscellaneous.
D759.1. D759.1. Disenchantment by taking key from serpent’s mouth at midnight. The disenchanter is to take the key (three keys) from the mouth of the woman in serpent form with his own mouth. – Hartland Science 240; Tobler Epiphanie der Seele 74.
D759.2. D759.2. Disenchantment from bird when queen milks own milk into bird‘s beak. (Cf. D764.1.) – Fb “trane”.
D759.3. D759.3. Disenchantment by naked virgin undergoing frightful journey at midnight. She must come naked and alone on St. John’s night between twelve and one, climb the castle walls, and enter the treasure chamber. – Hartland Science 236.
D759.4. D759.4. Disenchantment if twelve men will not leave castle for a year. Hartland Science 246.
D759.5. D759.5. Disenchantment by following enchanted woman through lake to underwater castle. Hartland Science 241.
D759.6. D759.6. Disenchantment by maidens walking with lighted candles in procession. Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 59 No. 425*D.
D759.7. D759.7. Disenchantment by maiden sitting at head of enchanted king‘s bed on morning of St. John’s day. – Spanish: Boggs FFC XC No. 445B.
D759.8. D759.8. Snake disenchanted by being allowed to wrap itself three times around person‘s neck. Tobler 21.
D759.9. D759.9. Failure to disenchant by not watching sleeping princess long enough. Lithuanian: Balys Index No. *422B.
D759.10. D759.10. Three soldiers in the enchanted manor. Curiosity overcoming them they forfeit the power of disenchanting the princesses. Seven seven-year-old boys break the spell and save the princess. Lithuanian: Balys Index No. *422B.
D760. D760. Disenchantment by miscellaneous means.
D762. D762. Disenchantment by proper person waking from magic sleep. The enchanted person appears three times and if the sleeper does not wake by the third time the enchantment must last. – *Type 403, 450; Cosquin 166f., 170. – Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 61 No. 445A; Lithuanian: Balys Index No. *422A; Russian: Andrejev No. *400B.
D762.1. D762.1. Disenchantment by causing enchanted person to speak. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D762.2. D762.2. Disenchantment by being wakened from magic sleep by proper agent. German: Grimm Nos. 50, 163.
D763. D763. Disenchantment by destroying enchanter. Chauvin VI 88 No. 252. – Irish myth: Cross; Eskimo (Kodiak): Golder JAFL XVI 28, (Cumberland Sound): Boas BAM XV 325.
D763.1. D763.1. Disenchantment by eating enchanter’s heart. Fb “løse” II 517a. – Penobscot (European borrowing): Speck JAFL XXVIII 58 No. 4; India: Thompson-Balys.
D763.2. D763.2. Disenchantment by defeating enchanter in single combat. Irish myth: Cross.
D764. D764. Disenchantment by eating or drinking. Irish myth: Cross.
D764.1. D764.1. Disenchantment by drinking milk of queen who has borne two boys. (Cf. D759.2.) – *Fb “løse” II 517a.
D764.2. D764.2. Disenchantment by biting certain twig. *Hdwb. d. Märchens sv. “Baum”.
D764.3. D764.3. Disenchantment by eating certain salmon. Irish myth: Cross.
D764.4. D764.4. Disenchantment by eating apple. Cheremis: Sebeok-Nyerges.
D764.5. D764.5. Disenchantment by eating whale meat. Eskimo (Cumberland Sound): Boas BAM XV 327.
D764.6. D764.6. Disenchantment by eating certain plant. German: Grimm No. 122; Apulejus Golden Ass.
D764.7. D764.7. Disenchantment by refusing to eat for three days. German: Grimm No. 93.
D764.8. D764.8. Disenchantment by eating head of serpent. Jewish: Neuman.
D765. D765. Disenchantment by reversing (undoing) enchantment.
D765.1. D765.1. Disenchantment by removing cause of enchantment.
D765.1.1. D765.1.1. Disenchantment by removal of enchanting pill from mouth. (Cf. D551.4.1.) – Penzer VII 42 n. 1, 222.
D765.1.1.1. D765.1.1.1. Disenchantment by removing ring from under dead girl‘s tongue. Lover is thus freed from loving her. Italian Novella: Rotunda.
D765.1.2. D765.1.2. Disenchantment by removal of enchanting pin (thorn). (Cf. D582.) – Fb “løse” II 517a. – Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 59, 62 Nos. 435, 449; Missouri-French: Carrière; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D765.2. D765.2. Disenchantment by untying enchanting knot. Fb “knude” II 228.
D766. D766. Disenchantment by liquid.
D766.1. D766.1. Disenchantment by bathing (immersing) in water. Type 433B; Taylor Washington Univ. Studies IV (2) (1917) 176 n. 8; Wimberly 388; Child I 308, 338 n., II 505, III 505, V 39f. – India: *Thompson-Balys.
D766.1.1. D766.1.1. Disenchantment by water and command. India: *Thompson-Balys.
D766.1.2. D766.1.2. Disenchantment by touching water. India: Thompson-Balys.
D766.1.3. D766.1.3. Disenchantment by pouring water into ear. Eskimo (Mackenzie Area): Jenness 40.
D766.2. D766.2. Disenchantment by application of blood. (Cf. D712.4, D712.4.1). – *Type 516; *Rösch FFC LXXVII 138; *Fb “blod” IV 46b, 47a; Child I 337 n.; Penzer I 97; Wesselski Mönchslatein 148 No. 119. – Irish myth: *Cross; Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 53 No. 400A*; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D766.2.1. D766.2.1. Disenchantment by rubbing with pig’s blood. Irish myth: Cross.
D766.3. D766.3. Disenchantment by tears. *Type 425. – Africa (Angola): Chatelain 35 No. 1.
D766.4. D766.4. Disenchantment by bathing in milk. Wimberly 372; Type 433B and 507 (Danish forms); India: Thompson-Balys.
D771. D771. Disenchantment by use of magic object.
D771.1. D771.1. Disenchantment by burning magic hair. Köhler-Bolte I 573.
D771.2. D771.2. Disenchantment by rubbing with magic grease. Cape Verde Islands: Parsons MAFLS XV (1) 219 No. 73; Greek Odyssey 10 line 394.
D771.3. D771.3. Disenchantment by using powder. Chauvin VI 8 No. 273.
D771.4. D771.4. Disenchantment by using wand. MacCulloch Childhood 205; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D771.5. D771.5. Disenchantment by drinking from golden vessel. Irish myth: Cross.
D771.6. D771.6. Disenchantment by medicine. India: Thompson-Balys.
D771.7. D771.7. Disenchantment by rosary or scapular. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D771.8. D771.8. Disenchantment and transformation by means of a magic sword. India: Thompson-Balys.
D771.9. D771.9. Disenchantment by sprinkling consecrated rice. India: Thompson-Balys.
D771.10. D771.10. Disenchantment by ring. German: Grimm No. 123.
D771.11. D771.11. Disenchantment by flower. German: Grimm No. 69.
D771.12. D771.12. Disenchantment by use of crystal ball. German: Grimm No. 196.
D772. D772. Disenchantment by naming. Wimberly 345; *Fb “varulv” III 1015a.
D772.1. D772.1. Disenchantment by recognition. German: Grimm Nos. 62, 160.
D775. D775. Disenchantment by feeding transformed creature. This is done contrary to commands. – Estonian: Aarne FFC XXV 130 No. 72.
D777. D777. Disenchantment by placing handkerchief between horns. Breton: Sébillot Incidents s.v. “mouchoir”.
D777.1. D777.1. Disenchantment by covering with cloth. German: Grimm No. 76; India: *Thompson-Balys.
D778. D778. Disenchantment by blowing on victim. Chauvin V 236 No. 134; Eskimo (Greenland): Rasmussen III 105.
D778.1. D778.1. Disenchantment from berry by blowing on it. Lithuanian: Balys Index No. *702.
D778.2. D778.2. Disenchantment by blowing medicine on victim. Cheremis: Sebeok-Nyerges.
D781. D781. Disenchantment by prayer (mass) of Pope. Meyer Zs. f. Vksk. XXI 4.
D781.1. D781.1. Disenchantment by blessing. German: Grimm No. 141.
D782. D782. Disenchantment by physical contact. Kittredge Gawain 205f., 216f. – Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 70 No. 535; Irish myth: Cross; German: Grimm No. 49, 56, 60, 76, 96.
D782.1. D782.1. Disenchantment by touch of holy man. India: Thompson-Balys.
D782.2. D782.2. Disenchantment by touching earth. India: Thompson-Balys.
D783. D783. Disenchantment by being found when lost. Type 451.
D784. D784. Disenchantment by lighting fire. Type 727*.
D785. D785. Disenchantment by magic contest. Cape Verde Islands: Parsons MAFLS XV (1) 330.
D785.1. D785.1. Disenchantment produced by hero winning series of contests with seven demons. India: Thompson-Balys.
D786. D786. Disenchantment by music. Wimberly 332.
D786.1. D786.1. Disenchantment by song. Eskimo (Greenland): Holm 63; Africa (Swazi): Bourhill and Drake 212ff. No. 18.
D787. D787. Disenchantment by encircling. Wimberly 363.
D788. D788. Disenchantment by sign of cross. (Cf. D1766.6.) Wimberly 367.
D789. D789. Other means of disenchantment.
D789.1. D789.1. Disenchantment by covering with deliverer‘s clothing. Wimberly 390.
D789.2. D789.2. Disenchantment by breaking lamp. Spanish: Boggs FFC XC 54 No. 400B*.
D789.3. D789.3. Disenchantment by sight of old home.
D789.3.1. D789.3.1. Frog-woman disenchanted by sight of water. Hindu: Keith 147.
D789.4. D789.4. Disenchantment by breaking tabu. (Cf. C.) – Hindu: Keith 147.
D789.5. D789.5. Disenchantment by throwing golden objects into water. German: Grimm No. 181.
D789.6. D789.6. Disenchantment by repeating magic formula. South Africa: Bourhill and Drake 237ff. No. 20.
D789.6.1. D789.6.1. Disenchantment by speaking proper words. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D789.7. D789.7. Disenchantment by shaking certain tree. Irish myth: Cross.
D789.8. D789.8. Disenchantment of enchanted (sunken) castle (town, inhabitants) by digging it out. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D789.9. D789.9. Girl disenchants her tiger-husband by putting a garland around his neck, sprinkling sand and water over him. India: Thompson-Balys.
D789.10. D789.10. Disenchantment by ringing bell. Korean: Zong in-Sob 97.
D790. D790. Attendant circumstances of disenchantment.
D791. D791. Disenchantment possible under unique conditions. Only one combination of time place and person will serve. – For many of these combinations see Hartland Science 240, 244, 248. – Lithuanian: Balys Index No. 3593.
D791.1. D791.1. Disenchantment at end of specified time. Irish myth: *Cross; *Jijena Sanchez 35, 36, 68, 70.
D791.1.1. D791.1.1. Disenchantment at end of seven years. Spanish: Boggs FFC XC No. 453.
D791.1.2. D791.1.2. Disenchantment when superhuman task is finished. Enchanted person appears every seven years in human form and puts one stitch in a smock. When it is finished, she will be delivered. Hartland Science 240.
D791.1.3. D791.1.3. The deliverer in the cradle. Enchanted person can be delivered by child rocked in a cradle made from an oak sapling after it has grown great. **Ranke Der Erlöser in der Wiege; Hartland Science 244f; *Pauli (ed. Bolte) No. 80.
D791.1.4. D791.1.4. Disenchantment at end of two hundred years. Irish myth: Cross.
D791.1.5. D791.1.5. Disenchantment at end of nine hundred years. Irish myth: Cross.
D791.1.6. D791.1.6. Disenchantment possible at the end of seven hundred years. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D791.1.7. D791.1.7. Disenchantment at cock crow. Jijena Sanchez 38, 55.
D791.1.8. D791.1.8. Disenchantment at midnight after owl hoots three times. German: Grimm No. 179.
D791.2. D791.2. Disenchantment by only one person.
D791.2.1. D791.2.1. Disenchantment of girl only by lover. BP II 125.
D791.2.2. D791.2.2. Disenchantment can be done by wife. India: Thompson-Balys.
D791.2.2.1. D791.2.2.1. Disenchantment promised if girl may marry transformed man. India: Thompson-Balys.
D791.3. D791.3. Disenchantment fails because conditions are not fulfilled. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D791.4. D791.4. Disenchantment by finding key to enchanted castle. Lithuanian: Balys Historical.
D792. D792. Transformed mother called by her child. Comes and is rescued. – Africa (Ekoi): Talbot 333.
D793. D793. Disenchantment made permanent.
D793.1. D793.1. Disenchantment made permanent by holding to a hair. Italian: Basile I No. 2.
D793.2. D793.2. Disenchantment made permanent by burning cast-off skin. Cf. D721.3.
D794. D794. Enchanted person attracts attention of rescuer.
D794.1. D794.1. Enchanted person attracts attention by dancing. South Africa: Bourhill and Drake 237ff. No. 20.
D795. D795. Maiden disenchanted, deserted, and refound. *BP II 325.
D796. D796. Divine beings assume their own shape in sleep. Penzer III 92 n. 2, VIII 25 n. 2.
D797. D797. Disenchantment as proof of truth. The prodigy convinces judge that witness is speaking truth. India: Thompson-Balys.
D798. D798. Disenchantment by passing between human being’s legs. Argentina, Paraguay: Jijena Sanchez 45.
D799. D799. Disenchantment by other means. Irish myth: Cross.
D799.1. D799.1. Children disenchanted after long period are aged. Irish myth: Cross.
D799.2. D799.2. Valley disenchanted rises to level of surroundings. Irish myth: Cross.
D799.3. D799.3. Attendants of disenchanted person automatically disenchanted. German: Grimm Nos. 50, 106, 127, 169, 179.

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