Turns out, Have Trunk Will Travel actually owns that little baby elephant, Rumpelstiltskin style.
Is it,” the Queen asked softly, “by any chance Rumpelstiltskin?
The same thing is told in the German story of Rumpelstiltskin.
That Rumpelstiltskin is my name, She will never guess—the silly dame.
1840, from German Rumpelstilzchen. The German form of the name is used in English from 1828.
A fairy tale from the collection of the brothers Grimm. The title character, a dwarf, tells a woman who has promised him her first-born child that he will not hold her to her promise if she can guess his name. She finds it out, and Rumpelstiltskin, furious, destroys himself.