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50 terms
Antigone
Grievous (Adj.)
Lament (N.)
Promulgate (V.)
Transgress (V.)
Causing or marked by grief or anguish
A cry of sorrow and grief
Put a law into effect by formal declaration
Act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
Grievous (Adj.)
Causing or marked by grief or anguish
Lament (N.)
A cry of sorrow and grief
35 terms
Antigone
decree
yield
roused
marshal
an order having the force of law
to give up to another; concede
to excite, as to anger or action; stir up
a military officer of the highest rank in some countries
decree
an order having the force of law
yield
to give up to another; concede
27 terms
Antigone
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
What piece of advice does Creon give t…
What does Haemon think is the best gif…
Creon's son
her cousin and finance of Haemon
obey your father---one day you will be tired of the woman
The gift of reason
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Creon's son
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
her cousin and finance of Haemon
13 terms
Antigone
What does Antigone do that is against…
What's Antigone's punishment?
Who is the sole survivor of Oedipus's…
How is Creon related to Antigone?
Buries her brother
buried alive
Ismene
Her uncle
What does Antigone do that is against…
Buries her brother
What's Antigone's punishment?
buried alive
26 terms
Antigone
Antigone
Ismene
Creon
Teiresias
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
the new king of Thebes who demanded that Polyneices be left u…
the blind prophet who told Creon his house would be filled wi…
Antigone
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Ismene
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
37 terms
Antigone
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
What piece of advice does Creon give t…
What does Haemon think is the best gif…
Creon's son
her cousin and finance of Haemon
obey your father---one day you will be tired of the woman
The gift of reason
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Creon's son
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
her cousin and finance of Haemon
32 terms
Antigone
What does Antigone do that is against…
What's Antigone's punishment?
Who is the sole survivor of Oedipus's…
How is Creon related to Antigone?
Buries her brother
To be buried alive in a cave.
Ismene
Her uncle
What does Antigone do that is against…
Buries her brother
What's Antigone's punishment?
To be buried alive in a cave.
30 terms
ANTIGONE
daughter of Oedipus who honored her br…
Who wrote ANTIGONE?
Who was engaged to Antigone?
Who is Creon's wife?
Antigone
Sophocles
Haimon
Eurydice
daughter of Oedipus who honored her br…
Antigone
Who wrote ANTIGONE?
Sophocles
39 terms
Antigone
culprit
blithe
ingenious
insolence
n. a person or other agent gulity of or responsible for an of…
adj. without thought or regard; joyous, meery or gay in dispo…
adj. cleverly inventive or resourceful
n. contemptuously rude or impertinent behaviour or speech
culprit
n. a person or other agent gulity of or responsible for an of…
blithe
adj. without thought or regard; joyous, meery or gay in dispo…
12 terms
Antigone
anarchist
auspicious
contempt
defile
a person favoring to overthrow the government
promising success
attitude regarding someone as inferior
to make dirty or unclean
anarchist
a person favoring to overthrow the government
auspicious
promising success
16 terms
Antigone
Argive
Jocsata
Parodos
Auspicious
of Argos
Mother of Antigone and Ismene
a song that marks the entry of the chorus, which represents t…
promising success; faborable
Argive
of Argos
Jocsata
Mother of Antigone and Ismene
86 terms
ANTIGONE
He realized he was married to his moth…
All of Oedipus' and Jocasta's kids
A) He has a burial ... B) left unburied a…
They will be stoned to death
What has happened to Oedipus?
Who are Ismene, Antigone, Eteocles, and Polynices?
What does Creon say is to be done with the bodies of (a) Eteo…
What will Creon do if anyone disobeys his order?
He realized he was married to his moth…
What has happened to Oedipus?
All of Oedipus' and Jocasta's kids
Who are Ismene, Antigone, Eteocles, and Polynices?
24 terms
Antigone
inter
insolence
transgress
abhor
place in a grave or tomb
an offensive disrespectful impudent act
act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
find repugnant
inter
place in a grave or tomb
insolence
an offensive disrespectful impudent act
40 terms
Antigone
culprit
blithe
ingenious
insolence
n. a person or other agent gulity of or responsible for an of…
adj. without thought or regard; joyous, meery or gay in dispo…
adj. cleverly inventive or resourceful
n. contemptuously rude or impertinent behaviour or speech
culprit
n. a person or other agent gulity of or responsible for an of…
blithe
adj. without thought or regard; joyous, meery or gay in dispo…
7 terms
ANTIGONE
Antigone
Oedipus
Ismene
Etocles
Brave,she buries her brother Polynices or will die to and i t…
Father of Antigone,killed his father marry his mother,he blin…
Sister of Antigone and refused to help Antigone bury her brot…
Brother of Antigone, fought to fight his own brother and kill…
Antigone
Brave,she buries her brother Polynices or will die to and i t…
Oedipus
Father of Antigone,killed his father marry his mother,he blin…
36 terms
Antigone
The Prologue reveals a major conflict…
Antigone believes that Polyneices dese…
What personality traits make Ismene an…
What does Creon say is possibly the mo…
Antigone and Creon
He fought as bravely as her other brother, Eteocles. Also, it…
Antigone is aggressive and assertive, Ismene is passive and c…
Bribery, greed, money
The Prologue reveals a major conflict…
Antigone and Creon
Antigone believes that Polyneices dese…
He fought as bravely as her other brother, Eteocles. Also, it…
25 terms
Antigone
decree
sated
bray
sentry
(n.) an order having the force of law; (v.) to issue such an…
(v.) satisfied (as in a desire or an appetite) to the full
(n.) A loud harsh cry
(n.) guard, watchman
decree
(n.) an order having the force of law; (v.) to issue such an…
sated
(v.) satisfied (as in a desire or an appetite) to the full
76 terms
Antigone
Dionysus
Tragedy
Epic
Chorus
Greek god of fertility and wine who is important to the study…
a drama or literary work in which the main character is broug…
an extended narrative poem in elevated or dignified language,…
considered to be the mouthpiece of society; it represented mo…
Dionysus
Greek god of fertility and wine who is important to the study…
Tragedy
a drama or literary work in which the main character is broug…
33 terms
Antigone
tragedy (n)
tragic flaw (n)
hubris (n)
chorus (n)
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
A weakness or limitation of character, resulting in the fall…
Exaggerated pride or self-confidence
In Greek drama, the group of citizens who stand outside the m…
tragedy (n)
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
tragic flaw (n)
A weakness or limitation of character, resulting in the fall…
26 terms
Antigone
Antigone
Ismene
Creon
Teiresias
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
the new king of Thebes who demanded that Polyneices be left u…
the blind prophet who told Creon his house would be filled wi…
Antigone
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Ismene
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
37 terms
Antigone
Tragedy
Mimesis
Catharsis
Tragic hero
depicts the downfall of a noble hero or heroine, usually thro…
'imitation' the artist imitating life itself and giving meani…
when the play or movie arouses emotions of pity and fear in t…
a great or virtuous character in a dramatic tragedy who is de…
Tragedy
depicts the downfall of a noble hero or heroine, usually thro…
Mimesis
'imitation' the artist imitating life itself and giving meani…
26 terms
Antigone
Antigone
Ismene
Creon
Teiresias
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
the new king of Thebes who demanded that Polyneices be left u…
the blind prophet who told Creon his house would be filled wi…
Antigone
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Ismene
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
19 terms
Antigone
Antigone and Ismene
Polynices
Antigone
Jocosta
Who are the two sisters in the play?
_______________ was denied burial because he attacked his own…
Who believe that Creon was wrong and that her brother deserve…
What character later learned that she married and had childre…
Antigone and Ismene
Who are the two sisters in the play?
Polynices
_______________ was denied burial because he attacked his own…
12 terms
Antigone
Antigone is set in this Greek city-state
Author of Antigone
Ruler of Thebes at beginning of Antigone
The punishment for burying Polyneices
Thebes
Sophocles
Creon
Death
Antigone is set in this Greek city-state
Thebes
Author of Antigone
Sophocles
Antigone
Antigone
Ismene
Creon
Teiresias
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
the new king of Thebes who demanded that Polyneices be left u…
the blind prophet who told Creon his house would be filled wi…
Antigone
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Ismene
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
26 terms
Antigone
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
What piece of advice does Creon give t…
What does Haemon think is the best gif…
Creon's son
her cousin and finance of Haemon
obey your father---one day you will be tired of the woman
The gift of reason
Who is Haemon in relation to Creon?
Creon's son
Who is Haemon in relation to Antigone?
her cousin and finance of Haemon
8 terms
Antigone
Who was Antigone's father?
Eteocles and Polyneices did what?
How is Antigone related to Eteocles?
Who is Creon?
Oedipus
Fought on opposite sides in a war for power in Thebes.
She is his sister.
The new king of Thebes
Who was Antigone's father?
Oedipus
Eteocles and Polyneices did what?
Fought on opposite sides in a war for power in Thebes.
29 terms
Antigone
Tragedy
Catharsis
Tragic Flaw
Harmartia
An event that arouses pity and fear in the audience so that t…
Aristotle's term for emotional cleansing; one of the most ana…
A character trait possessed by the hero that is partially res…
Tragic flaw
Tragedy
An event that arouses pity and fear in the audience so that t…
Catharsis
Aristotle's term for emotional cleansing; one of the most ana…
57 terms
Antigone
accord
appease
augury
baseness
(n.) harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters
(v.) to make calm, soothe; to relieve, satisfy; to yield to
(n.) an omen or prophecy
(n.) the quality of lacking higher values
accord
(n.) harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters
appease
(v.) to make calm, soothe; to relieve, satisfy; to yield to
21 terms
Antigone
Antigone
Ismene
Creon
Teiresias
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
the new king of Thebes who demanded that Polyneices be left u…
the blind prophet who told Creon his house would be filled wi…
Antigone
the daughter of King Oedipus who disobeyed her uncle and was…
Ismene
Antigone's sister who refused to help bury her brother
72 terms
Antigone
Dionysus
Tragedy
Epic
Chorus
Greek god of fertility and wine who is important to the study…
a drama or literary work in which the main character is broug…
an extended narrative poem in elevated or dignified language,…
considered to be the mouthpiece of society; it represented mo…
Dionysus
Greek god of fertility and wine who is important to the study…
Tragedy
a drama or literary work in which the main character is broug…
20 terms
Antigone
Repulse
Sated
Swagger
Comprehensive
Driving back
Filled; satisfied
Bold; arrogant strut
Including all of the relevant details
Repulse
Driving back
Sated
Filled; satisfied
12 terms
Antigone
anarchist
auspicious
contempt
defile
A person who seeks to overturn the established government; an…
conducive to success; favorable.... characterized by success; pr…
A feeling of disdain for anything considered mean or worthless
(v.) to make filthy or dirty; to corrupt; to damage a reputat…
anarchist
A person who seeks to overturn the established government; an…
auspicious
conducive to success; favorable.... characterized by success; pr…
Antigone
Who was Antigone's father?
Eteocles and Polyneices did what?
How is Antigone related to Eteocles?
Who is Creon?
Oedipus
Fought on opposite sides in a war for power in Thebes.
She is his sister.
The new king of Thebes
Who was Antigone's father?
Oedipus
Eteocles and Polyneices did what?
Fought on opposite sides in a war for power in Thebes.
30 terms
Antigone
How are Antigone and Ismene related?
Who are the two brothers mentioned in…
How did the two brothers die?
What is King Creon's decree?
They are sisters.
Eteocles and Polyneices, brothers of Antigone
At the end of each other's knives.
That Polyneices, a traitor of Thebes, not be given a Greek bu…
How are Antigone and Ismene related?
They are sisters.
Who are the two brothers mentioned in…
Eteocles and Polyneices, brothers of Antigone
43 terms
Antigone
What is Creon's role in the play Antig…
How does Creon become king of Thebes?
What does Haimon believe is the "crown…
When Creon refuses to yield and change…
King of Thebes
Eteocles and Polyneices, Oedipus's sons, kill each other in b…
the ability to reason justly
His own death
What is Creon's role in the play Antig…
King of Thebes
How does Creon become king of Thebes?
Eteocles and Polyneices, Oedipus's sons, kill each other in b…
11 terms
antigone
sophocles
greek tradegies
three unities
anagnorisis
author of antigone, added 1 more actor to a play
a hero falls from a very high positon
unity of time, plot, place
being aware how bad you are
sophocles
author of antigone, added 1 more actor to a play
greek tradegies
a hero falls from a very high positon
13 terms
Antigone
apocryphal
prose
lyric
extant
apocryphal
prose
75 terms
ANTIGONE
He has a burial ... Left unburied and eat…
They will be stoned to death/executed
Ismene wants to obey Creon and tries t…
He is her brother and this is her last…
What does Creon say is to be done with the bodies of (a) Eteo…
What will Creon do if anyone disobeys his order?
How do Antigone and Ismene differ in their view about obeying…
Why does Antigone feel so strongly about burying Polynices?
He has a burial ... Left unburied and eat…
What does Creon say is to be done with the bodies of (a) Eteo…
They will be stoned to death/executed
What will Creon do if anyone disobeys his order?
36 terms
Antigone
Unabated
Iniquity
Ignominity
Promulgate
Continuing, unstopped, undiminished
Wickedness, gross injustice
Disgrace
To proclaim; to publicly or formally declare something
Unabated
Continuing, unstopped, undiminished
Iniquity
Wickedness, gross injustice
17 terms
Antigone
aspectus
caecus
conscius
deflecto
us, m. : 1. le regard 2. la faculté de voir 3. la vue, l'aspe…
a, um : aveugle
complice
is, ere, flexi, flexum : courber, fléchir, détourner
aspectus
us, m. : 1. le regard 2. la faculté de voir 3. la vue, l'aspe…
caecus
a, um : aveugle
86 terms
ANTIGONE
He realized he was married to his moth…
All of Oedipus' and Jocasta's kids
A) He has a burial ... B) left unburied a…
They will be stoned to death
What has happened to Oedipus?
Who are Ismene, Antigone, Eteocles, and Polynices?
What does Creon say is to be done with the bodies of (a) Eteo…
What will Creon do if anyone disobeys his order?
He realized he was married to his moth…
What has happened to Oedipus?
All of Oedipus' and Jocasta's kids
Who are Ismene, Antigone, Eteocles, and Polynices?
16 terms
Antigone
Peripeteia
Anagnorisis
Pathos
Prologue
a sudden reversal of a character's circumstances and fortunes…
The moment of recognition or discovery.
A quality, as of an experience or a work of art, that arouses…
an introduction or preface, especially a poem recited to intr…
Peripeteia
a sudden reversal of a character's circumstances and fortunes…
Anagnorisis
The moment of recognition or discovery.
69 terms
Antigone
Dionysus
dithyramb
chorus
thespis
god of wine, fertility, and rebirth
ritual with dance, song, and in a circle. hymn sung to honor…
about 50 men who sang and danced
534 bc. added an actor " father of drama"
Dionysus
god of wine, fertility, and rebirth
dithyramb
ritual with dance, song, and in a circle. hymn sung to honor…
24 terms
Antigone
Symbol
diction
tone
genre
The object which is something itself yet is used to represent…
having to do with the word choices made by a writer ... Ex: Hem…
the attitude of a writer usually implied to towered the subje…
A major category or type of literature ... Ex: Paradise Lost is…
Symbol
The object which is something itself yet is used to represent…
diction
having to do with the word choices made by a writer ... Ex: Hem…
10 terms
Antigone
Primogeniture
contempt
principles
desecrate
The practice in Western culture: first born son inherits ever…
lack of respect for something
core beliefs for which one always stands
to treat disrespectfully,
Primogeniture
The practice in Western culture: first born son inherits ever…
contempt
lack of respect for something
12 terms
Antigone
Carrion
Sated
Anarchists
Sententiously
Flesh-eating
Satisfied or pleased
Those who disrespect laws or rules
Pointed; expressing much in a few words
Carrion
Flesh-eating
Sated
Satisfied or pleased
Antigone
Comprehensive
Insolence
lithe
repulse
adj... including all of the relevant details. ... SYNONYMS: all-e…
n... bold disrespect... SYNONYMS: backchat, cheek, impertinence,…
adj.: flexible and graceful ... SYNONYMS: flexible, limber, wil…
- n.: driving back; repelling... ... SYNONYMS: gross out, nauseate…
Comprehensive
adj... including all of the relevant details. ... SYNONYMS: all-e…
Insolence
n... bold disrespect... SYNONYMS: backchat, cheek, impertinence,…
20 terms
Antigone
Privy
kin
Obscenity
Subersive
participating in the knowledge of something private or secret
relative
an offensive or indecent word or phrase
(adj.) intended to undermine or overthrow; (n.) one who advoc…
Privy
participating in the knowledge of something private or secret
kin
relative
15 terms
Antigone
Myth
Legend
Chorus
Choragus
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
2. myth or story... A story about mythical or supernatural being…
A group of characters in Greek tragedy (and in later forms of…
leader of the chorus
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Legend
2. myth or story... A story about mythical or supernatural being…
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