Table of similarities and differences between the heroes of fairy tales and epics


Hero of fairy tales and epics.

Fabulous hero. Epic hero.
A fictional hero. Acts in their own interests. Acts in the interests of the people.
Performs bold deeds. It goes from stupidity to wisdom. Initially shows wisdom and heroism.
The moral ideal of the ancient Russian man.
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