French Folklore

French folklore encompasses the fables, folklore and fairy tales and legends of the French people.

Aloubi

Aloubi

Aloubi Pronunciation: EL-bee Variations: Alobuy, Alouby There is little known about this vampire from the Aquitaine region of France. Other ...
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Craqueuhhe

Craqueuhhe

Craqueuhhe (Crack-COAL) Variations: Chan Hook, Craqueuhle, Father Tôsô, Jean Crochat, Kaperman In the Lorraine region of France, craqueuhhe isa word ...
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Melusine

Melusine

Melusine Also known as: Melusina Origin: France Raymond of Poitou was riding through a medieval French forest when he discovered ...
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Ondine

Ondine

Ondine Also known as: Undine; Undina The legend of Ondine derives from Alsatian folklore but became especially popular as the ...
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Vouivre

Vouivre

Vouivres are mysterious serpentine spirits, The most famous may be Melusine. Many Vouivres may be guardians of Earth’s treasures. In ...
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