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Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Setting
The host
The Knight
Squire (Knight's son)
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
good guy, followed chilvary... truth, honor, generous, courtesy,…
fine, young 20 yrs old... curly hair... great agility, strength, ta…
Setting
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The host
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
30 terms
Canterbury tales the characters
the aristocracy
the knight
the squire
the yeoman
-status based on birth and tradition
-on pilgrimage to give thanks after a successful battle... -repr…
-playful not serious... -son of knight... -about 20... -vain and tries…
-servant to the knight and squire... -wore a st. christopher's m…
the aristocracy
-status based on birth and tradition
the knight
-on pilgrimage to give thanks after a successful battle... -repr…
15 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Summoner
Wife of Bath
Host
Miller
Ugly, has carbuncles, catches people breaking church law and…
Independent and flirty, has been married five times and is lo…
Jolly and fun-loving, the contest is his idea
Pig-like man who likes to head butt doors and tell dirty jokes
Summoner
Ugly, has carbuncles, catches people breaking church law and…
Wife of Bath
Independent and flirty, has been married five times and is lo…
6 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters: Clergy
Monk
Friar Hubert
Nun
Parson
Clergey: ignores most rules, bald and overweight, likes to hu…
Clergy: charges people for confession and prayers, likes to d…
Clergy: Big lady who likes to eat meat, yet loves animals and…
Clergy: Very dedicated church member, giving and charitable,…
Monk
Clergey: ignores most rules, bald and overweight, likes to hu…
Friar Hubert
Clergy: charges people for confession and prayers, likes to d…
20 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Monk
The Knight
The Friar
The Host
A man who tends the property of the monastery. He is fat and…
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
A sensual, licentious man who seduces young girls and then ar…
The owner of the tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
The Monk
A man who tends the property of the monastery. He is fat and…
The Knight
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
22 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Prioress
Epitome of English Society
"Lady's Man" knight in training
Hard-working middle class archer/farmer
Nun who loved animals more than people
Knight
Epitome of English Society
Squire
"Lady's Man" knight in training
13 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters: Commoners
Merchant (sells goods)
Oxford Cleric (student)
Sergent at Law (lawyer)
Franklin (Wealthy Land Owner)
Commoner: good salesman and good with money but hides the fac…
Commoner: all he wants to do is read and study, borrows money…
Commoner: Knowledgeable about law, excellent lawyer, gives go…
Commoner: loves wine, food, and throwing parties, lives his l…
Merchant (sells goods)
Commoner: good salesman and good with money but hides the fac…
Oxford Cleric (student)
Commoner: all he wants to do is read and study, borrows money…
25 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Setting
The host
The Knight
Squire (Knight's son)
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
good guy, followed chilvary... truth, honor, generous, courtesy,…
fine, young 20 yrs old... curly hair... great agility, strength, ta…
Setting
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The host
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester", carried bow and arrows, was weathered, w…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
23 terms
The Canterbury tales character chart
squire
yeoman
prioress
monk
noble: colorful long sleeve shirt, strong, physically fit, 20…
peasant: green hooded jacket, carried a bow, wore a hunting h…
clergy:a pretty cloak, cloth around her neck, big forehead, b…
clergy: furlined cuffs on sleeves, worn boots, gold pin, bald…
squire
noble: colorful long sleeve shirt, strong, physically fit, 20…
yeoman
peasant: green hooded jacket, carried a bow, wore a hunting h…
23 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Parson
Plowman
Miller
Manciple
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
rich man, broad knotty shoulders, wrangler, buffoon, master a…
illiterate, street-smart, debt-free, steals, dishonest
Parson
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
Plowman
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
40 terms
Characters of the Canterbury Tales
Knight
Squire
Squire
Yoeman
chivalrous, truthful, honorable... could be brutal in battle... rep…
lover, sang, danced, wrote poetry... curly locks... fought in nearb…
"loved so hotly that till dawn grew pale/He slept as little a…
servant to knight, but a free man... feathers were perfectly mad…
Knight
chivalrous, truthful, honorable... could be brutal in battle... rep…
Squire
lover, sang, danced, wrote poetry... curly locks... fought in nearb…
22 terms
The Canterbury Tales- Prologue Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Prioress
trustworthy, honorable, generous, wise, modest, brave, fought…
knight's son, romantic, strong, good-looking, Renaissance man…
servant, dressed like Robin Hood, has a bow/arrow, well armed…
nun, Madamme Eglintine, pleasant/entertaining, sang through h…
Knight
trustworthy, honorable, generous, wise, modest, brave, fought…
Squire
knight's son, romantic, strong, good-looking, Renaissance man…
28 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters & Background
Parson
Plowman
Miller
Manciple
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
rich man, broad knotty shoulders, wrangler, buffoon, master a…
illiterate, street-smart, debt-free, steals, dishonest
Parson
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
Plowman
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
19 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
The Knight
The Squire
The Yeoman
The Nun
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
The servant who accompanies the Knight and the Squire. The na…
She cares about her appearance and looking like a courtly lad…
The Knight
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
25 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Setting
The host
The Knight
Squire (Knight's son)
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
good guy, followed chilvary... truth, honor, generous, courtesy,…
fine, young 20 yrs old... curly hair... great agility, strength, ta…
Setting
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The host
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
22 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Nun
Friar
Oxford Cleric
Plowman
And she could wipe her upper lip so clean/ that not a trace w…
He'd fixed up many a marriage. giving each/ Of his young wome…
Whatever money from his friends he took/ he spent on learning…
Many a load of dung on time or other/ He must have carted thr…
Nun
And she could wipe her upper lip so clean/ that not a trace w…
Friar
He'd fixed up many a marriage. giving each/ Of his young wome…
26 terms
The Canterbury Tales: Characters and Prologue
Loves to laugh and chat
Has a small voice, like a goat, and no…
The inn where our pilgrims meet
Humble, chivalrous, dresses modestly
The Wife of Bath
The Pardoner
The Tabard
The Knight
Loves to laugh and chat
The Wife of Bath
Has a small voice, like a goat, and no…
The Pardoner
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
25 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Setting
The host
The Knight
Squire (Knight's son)
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
good guy, followed chilvary... truth, honor, generous, courtesy,…
fine, young 20 yrs old... curly hair... great agility, strength, ta…
Setting
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The host
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
9 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters II
Parson
Plowman
Miller
Manciple
Shepherd to his flock, only good religious leader character
honest, unskilled worker, Christian role model, hauled dung
used his thumb to add weight when weighing grain so he could…
bought food for law students, illiterate
Parson
Shepherd to his flock, only good religious leader character
Plowman
honest, unskilled worker, Christian role model, hauled dung
17 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight- Feudal Social Class
The Squire- Feudal Social Class
The Nun- Ecclesiastical Social Class
The Monk- Ecclesiastical Social Class
(Physical) Strong; (Clothing) wore fustian tunic stained and…
(Physical) Young, average height, stocky, curly hair, 20 year…
(Physical) Red lips, not "under grown", gray eyes, developed,…
(Physical) Bald, chubby; (Clothing) "Tricked out" cloak; (Per…
The Knight- Feudal Social Class
(Physical) Strong; (Clothing) wore fustian tunic stained and…
The Squire- Feudal Social Class
(Physical) Young, average height, stocky, curly hair, 20 year…
23 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Nun
distinguished, honorable--15 mortal battles
young--son of the knight--brave
well-armed--servant of the knight
French--wore coral bracelet--had good manner
Knight
distinguished, honorable--15 mortal battles
Squire
young--son of the knight--brave
53 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Speaker
Knight
Knight
Knight
narrator, joins the pilgrimage in Southwark
brave, honest, strong, generous, courteous, chivalrous
survived 15 mortal battles, led the van
modest, well-respected
Speaker
narrator, joins the pilgrimage in Southwark
Knight
brave, honest, strong, generous, courteous, chivalrous
22 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Epitome of English Society
"Lady's Man" knight in training
Hard-working middle class archer/farmer
Nun who loved animals more than people
Knight
Epitome of English Society
Squire
"Lady's Man" knight in training
25 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Skipper
Cook
Nun
Parson
a brave fighter who kept no prisoners. Helped himself to wine…
Had an extraordinary sense of taste. Could roast and broil an…
Had a fine table manners. Fed her dogs fine food. Wore jewelr…
True man of religion. Poor, but rich in holy thought. If gold…
Skipper
a brave fighter who kept no prisoners. Helped himself to wine…
Cook
Had an extraordinary sense of taste. Could roast and broil an…
25 terms
The Canterbury Tales characters
chaucer
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
humorous direct observant the narrator of the story
Did many valiant deeds in war. He was highly honored and was…
Son of the knight, around twenty years of age.
A servant of the Squire. He wore a coat and hood of green.
chaucer
humorous direct observant the narrator of the story
Knight
Did many valiant deeds in war. He was highly honored and was…
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Nun
"Just home from service, he has joined our ranks... To do his pi…
"He was embroidered like a meadow bright..."
"...wore a coat and hood of green, ... And peacock-feathered arr…
"Her cloak, I noticed, had a graceful charm. ... She wore a cora…
Knight
"Just home from service, he has joined our ranks... To do his pi…
Squire
"He was embroidered like a meadow bright..."
30 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Carpenter
Clerk of Oxford
Cook
Doctor of Medicine
woodworker
quiet, devoted to books and education, poor
good chef, has an ulcer in his knee
very proper and smart, worked hard for his image, used astron…
Carpenter
woodworker
Clerk of Oxford
quiet, devoted to books and education, poor
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
41 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
The Yeoman
The Prioress aka Nun
chivalrous, wise, gentle, honored for his graces, modest
a lover and a cadet. writes, sings, dances, jousts
proper forester, good at wood crafting, talented carver
well mannered, tender hearted, loved animals, materialistic
The Knight
chivalrous, wise, gentle, honored for his graces, modest
The Squire
a lover and a cadet. writes, sings, dances, jousts
6 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Wife of Bath
The Miller
The Summoner
From the upper class, the Knight is a humble, chivalrous, and…
Also from the upper class, the wife of bath goes to a pilgrim…
As a part of the upper merchant class, the miller goes on a p…
The summoner is part of the church class but was not really s…
The Knight
From the upper class, the Knight is a humble, chivalrous, and…
The Wife of Bath
Also from the upper class, the wife of bath goes to a pilgrim…
22 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Nun
a good fighter, followed the code of chivalry, he had a stain…
20 years old, lover not a fighter, he was into the arts
he wore all green, looked like Robin Hood, he was a forester,…
she learned French at an English school, she loved animals, e…
Knight
a good fighter, followed the code of chivalry, he had a stain…
Squire
20 years old, lover not a fighter, he was into the arts
19 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
The Knight
The Squire
The Yeoman
The Nun
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
The servant who accompanies the Knight and the Squire. The na…
She cares about her appearance and looking like a courtly lad…
The Knight
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
23 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
knight
squire
Yeoman
Prioress(Nun)
court, distinguished, followed chivalry, truthful, honorable,…
court, lover, curly locks, fought in nearby battles so he cou…
court, wore coat and hood of green, was servant to knight, ye…
church, coy(falsely modest, flirtatious), known as Madam Egla…
knight
court, distinguished, followed chivalry, truthful, honorable,…
squire
court, lover, curly locks, fought in nearby battles so he cou…
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
54 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Ecclesiastical
Feudal
Urban
Knight
having to do with the church
having to do with the land
working class
many fine horses, tunic made of coarse cloth, marks on his ar…
Ecclesiastical
having to do with the church
Feudal
having to do with the land
25 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Setting
The host
The Knight
Squire (Knight's son)
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
good guy, followed chilvary... truth, honor, generous, courtesy,…
fine, young 20 yrs old... curly hair... great agility, strength, ta…
Setting
April, springtime... people going on pilgrimage to see Saint Tho…
The host
The owner of the Tabard Inn, who volunteers to travel with th…
23 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
The Yeoman
The Nun
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
20 years old, been in the calvary, sang, recited poetry, jous…
The servant who accompanies the Knight and the Squire. The na…
She cares about her appearance and looking like a courtly lad…
The Knight
Socially the most prominent person on the pilgrimage, epitomi…
The Squire
20 years old, been in the calvary, sang, recited poetry, jous…
32 terms
Canterbury Tales Prologue Characters
Knight
Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Poor Christian warrior who always speaks nicely
son of the knight
This is the servant to the knight;always hunting and carries…
This person is very lusty even after having taken a oath to b…
Knight
Poor Christian warrior who always speaks nicely
Squire
son of the knight
6 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Wife of Bath
The Miller
The Summoner
Social Status:Upper Class... Dress:Gaily, Dull, and Tunic Staine…
Social Status: Upper Class... Dress: Kerchiefs , Finely Woven... Ph…
Social Status: Upper Merchant... Dress: Sword and Buckler... Physic…
Social Status: Clergy... Dress: Garland... Physical Characteristics…
The Knight
Social Status:Upper Class... Dress:Gaily, Dull, and Tunic Staine…
The Wife of Bath
Social Status: Upper Class... Dress: Kerchiefs , Finely Woven... Ph…
15 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Summoner
Wife of Bath
Host
Miller
Ugly, has carbuncles, catches people breaking church law and…
Independent and flirty, has been married five times and is lo…
Jolly and fun-loving, the contest is his idea
Pig-like man who likes to head butt doors and tell dirty jokes
Summoner
Ugly, has carbuncles, catches people breaking church law and…
Wife of Bath
Independent and flirty, has been married five times and is lo…
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
10 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Knight
Squire
Monk
Oxford Cleric
Ready for battle, no negative traits, Noble man who fights fo…
Curly Hair, Strong and agile, Wears fresh flowers, Served in…
Fat, Bald-headed, Wealthy, took gifts to 'free' people from t…
Very skinny, Doesn't support church, Money spent on learning…
Knight
Ready for battle, no negative traits, Noble man who fights fo…
Squire
Curly Hair, Strong and agile, Wears fresh flowers, Served in…
28 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
10 terms
Characters (Canterbury Tales)
What is a Prioress?
What is Prioress name?
How would you describe Prioress manners?
What was on Prioress brooch? (pin)
A Nun
Madam Eglantyne
She had very well taught manners
Golden pin with a crowned A on it
What is a Prioress?
A Nun
What is Prioress name?
Madam Eglantyne
20 terms
The Canterbury Tales Characters
The Knight
The Squire
Yeoman
Nun
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
"a proper forester" , carried bow and arrows, was weathered,…
"prioress" refined, elegant, pretentious, had several small d…
The Knight
Followed Chivalry, had been in many battles, jousted and kill…
The Squire
Son of the knight, 20 years old, been in the calvary, opposit…
102 terms
Canterbury Tales Individual Characters
Aristocracy
Knight
Knight
Knight
status based on birth and tradition
on pilgrimage to give thanks after a successful battle
represents chivalry and honor
Father to the Squire
Aristocracy
status based on birth and tradition
Knight
on pilgrimage to give thanks after a successful battle
23 terms
Canterbury Tales Characters
Parson
Plowman
Miller
Manciple
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
rich man, broad knotty shoulders, wrangler, buffoon, master a…
illiterate, street-smart, debt-free, steals, dishonest
Parson
preacher, smart, gives to the poor, respected by Chaucer
Plowman
brother of Parson, loves God, does the dirty work, has nothin…
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