Dutch Folklore Wikia

Brammert was one of two giants who used to live in the Orvelte region of Drenthe. He and his father Ellert used to live on a field where they robbed and murdered travelers. One fateful day, they captured a girl from Orvelterveen. The story knows several endings.[1][2]


  1. Uitgeverij Verba: De mooiste Nederlandse Sagen en Legenden
  2. https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellert_en_Brammert