loved by Chielo; is called "my daughter"
a child from Mbaino who is sent to pay for the crime of killing "a daughter of Umuofia"
musician, debtor, and drunk
fierce warrior who has three wives and threw the Cat
Priestess of Agbala
shot at for "killing the banana plant"
Okonkwo's best friend
son of Obierika; won the wrestling match
was heart-broken at throwing away twins
old man who dies
wife that Okonkwo beats during the Week of Peace
two of Okonkwo's daughters
prosperous older man who gives Okonkwo seed yams
wife who is beaten until she miscarries
brother who defends his beaten sister at the egwugwu trial
leader of the egwugwu
man who beats his wife until she runs away
Ofoedu and Ozoemena
old couple who mysteriously die shortly after one another
Ibe and Akueke
Akueke= Obierika's daughter; Ibe= fiance
medicine man responsible for ridding Ekwefi of the ogbangie spirit that haunts her