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324. Helpfulness (See also Kindness.)

  1. Bauchan hobgoblin often helpful to man. [Scot. Folklore: Briggs, 19]
  2. Bodachan Sabhaill barn brownie who threshed for old men. [Scot. Folklore: Briggs, 29]
  3. bwbachod Welsh equivalent of brownies; helpful domestically. [Welsh Folklore: Briggs, 5556]
  4. Dorcas made garments for widows. [N.T.: Acts 9:39]
  5. Good Samaritan man who helped half-dead victim of thieves after a priest and a Levite had passed by. [N.T.: Luke 10:33]
  6. Killmoulis brownie that haunted mill, helping miller. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 246247]
  7. Phynnodderee benevolent Manx brownie of great strength. [Manx Folklore: Brewer Dictionary, 830]
  8. Robin Round-cap domestic spirit who helped with chores. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 344]
  9. Simon the Cyrenian made to help bear Christs cross to Calvary. [N.T.: Matthew 27:32; Luke 23:26]