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Dante's Inferno
Dante Alighieri
Virgil
Beatrice
Animals in the Dark Wood of Error
Born in Florence,Italy May of 1265
Dante's companion/mentor
Divine light/ purity
She Wolf, Lion, and Leopard
Dante Alighieri
Born in Florence,Italy May of 1265
Virgil
Dante's companion/mentor
16 terms
Dante's Inferno
Zeal
Lamentation (n)
Degree (n)
Anguish (n)
Ardor; fervor; great passion
Expressing sorrow; weeping
Stage, step, level
Great suffering, agony
Zeal
Ardor; fervor; great passion
Lamentation (n)
Expressing sorrow; weeping
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Dante's Inferno
renunciation
retrograde
harrowing of hell
incorporeal
an act or instance of relinquishing, abandoning, repudiating,…
moving backwards
Christ's descent to hell to retrieve believing Jews and virtu…
characteristic of nonmaterial beings or spirits
renunciation
an act or instance of relinquishing, abandoning, repudiating,…
retrograde
moving backwards
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Dante's Inferno Vocabulary
inferno
canto
epic
allegory
a place of fiery heat or destruction
a chapter in an epic poem
a long narritive story about the journey of a hero. The hero…
A story that is read on both literal and symbolic level
inferno
a place of fiery heat or destruction
canto
a chapter in an epic poem
21 terms
Dante's Inferno, Mills
Dante
The Divine Comedy
Three divisions of The Divine Comedy
Hell has ______ concentric circles, sp…
Father of Italian Literature
Many consider this the supreme literary work of the Christian…
Inferno-Hell... Purgatorio-Purgatory... Paradiso-Paradise
10, with the punishments becoming more severe as they spiral…
Dante
Father of Italian Literature
The Divine Comedy
Many consider this the supreme literary work of the Christian…
16 terms
Dante's Inferno
sound devices
rhythm
rhyme
alliteration
evoke physical and emotional responses in the listener; mimic…
meter, or the flow of sounds created by arrangement of words…
sound-alike final sounds
repetition of initial consonant sounds
sound devices
evoke physical and emotional responses in the listener; mimic…
rhythm
meter, or the flow of sounds created by arrangement of words…
60 terms
Dante's Inferno
Dante Alighieri
Virgil
Beatrice
Animals in the Dark Wood of Error
Born in Florence,Italy May of 1265
Dante's companion/mentor
Divine light/ purity
She Wolf, Lion, and Leopard
Dante Alighieri
Born in Florence,Italy May of 1265
Virgil
Dante's companion/mentor
41 terms
Dante's Inferno vocabulary
perilous
lament
fountainhead
beset
dangerous
mourn
well, source, spring
overwhelmed; weighed down
perilous
dangerous
lament
mourn
Dante's Inferno - Hill
How many cantos are there in total of…
Where does the story begin?
Symbolic/biblical number that often re…
Three beasts and their sin
100.. 34 are Hell
Dark wood of error
Three
Leopard: Fraud... She-wolf: Incontinence ... Lion: Violence
How many cantos are there in total of…
100.. 34 are Hell
Where does the story begin?
Dark wood of error
Dante's Inferno-Vocabulary
Inferno
canto
epic
Allegory
a place of fiery heat or destruction
a chapter in an epic poem
a long narritive story about the journey of a hero. The hero…
A story that is read on both literal and symbolic level
Inferno
a place of fiery heat or destruction
canto
a chapter in an epic poem
42 terms
Dante's The Inferno Study Guide
Three Beasts of Worldliness
What does Virgil symbolize?
What does Beatrice symbolize?
The Vestibule of Hell
Shewolf of Incontinence, Leopard of Malice and Fraud, Lion of…
Human Reason
Divine Love
the opportunists
Three Beasts of Worldliness
Shewolf of Incontinence, Leopard of Malice and Fraud, Lion of…
What does Virgil symbolize?
Human Reason
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Dante's Inferno Vocab
Avarice
Lust
Wrath
treachery
Extreme greed
Sexual desire
extreme anger about something
betrayal of trust, underhanded
Avarice
Extreme greed
Lust
Sexual desire
Vestibule - Dante's Inferno
Summary
"ONLY THOSE ELEMENTS TIME CANNOT WEAR…
"The High Creator scourged them from H…
"They have no hope of death," he answe…
only for themselves. run while being pursued by swarms of was…
gate to hell written in tone. permanent, cold, harsh
virgil to dante about indifferent
virgil to dante about indifferent
Summary
only for themselves. run while being pursued by swarms of was…
"ONLY THOSE ELEMENTS TIME CANNOT WEAR…
gate to hell written in tone. permanent, cold, harsh
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Dante's Inferno
Dante
Virgil
Beatrice
Charon
Main Character
An angel that guides Dante threw Hell
The women Dante's in love with, also sent Virgil to help guid…
An old man who ferries souls across the river Acheron to Hell
Dante
Main Character
Virgil
An angel that guides Dante threw Hell
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Dante's Inferno
Dante Alighieri
The Divine Comedy
Structure
Themes
• From Florence, Italy... • A patrician, noble class... • In 1920,…
• Considered to be the greatest epic poem in Italian literatu…
• Composed of three canticas... o Inferno -hell, compresed of 34…
• The piece is an allegory with multiple levels:... o Historical…
Dante Alighieri
• From Florence, Italy... • A patrician, noble class... • In 1920,…
The Divine Comedy
• Considered to be the greatest epic poem in Italian literatu…
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DANTE'S INFERNO
allegory
3
visual
human reason
what is made up of word-complexes involving denotations, conn…
in how many lined stanzas does Dante write?
what is the most powerful sense Dante employs?
what does Virgil represent?
allegory
what is made up of word-complexes involving denotations, conn…
3
in how many lined stanzas does Dante write?
Dante's Inferno
Allegory
Allusion
Antithesis
Apostrophe
a form of extended metaphor, in which objects, persons, and a…
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
the juxtaposition of contrasting ideas in balanced phrases.
as a literary term denotes a figure of speech in which someon…
Allegory
a form of extended metaphor, in which objects, persons, and a…
Allusion
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
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Dante's Inferno Mythology
Charon
Phleygas
Briareus and Ephialtes
Homer
Character that ferries souls into hell
The boat-man of the river Styx. (King of the Lapiths )
Rebelled against the Olympian gods
Greek epic poet
Charon
Character that ferries souls into hell
Phleygas
The boat-man of the river Styx. (King of the Lapiths )
Dante's Inferno Circles
The Vestibule
Circle 1
Circle 2
Circle 3
The Opportunists
The Virtuous Pagans (unbaptized, born w/o Christ's revelation)
The Carnal and Lustful
The Gluttons
The Vestibule
The Opportunists
Circle 1
The Virtuous Pagans (unbaptized, born w/o Christ's revelation)
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Dante's Inferno circles
vestibule
Circle 1
Circle 2
Circle 3
indifferent
Limbo
lustful
gluttonous
vestibule
indifferent
Circle 1
Limbo
35 terms
Dante's Inferno- Characters
Beatrice
Leopard
Lion
She-Wolf
aids Dante's journey by asking an angel to find Virgil and gu…
represents Malice and Fraud, the first beast Dante encounters…
the second Beast dante encounters in the Dark Wood
represents Incontinence; is the third beast Dante encounters…
Beatrice
aids Dante's journey by asking an angel to find Virgil and gu…
Leopard
represents Malice and Fraud, the first beast Dante encounters…
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Dante's Inferno Punishments
Cirlce 1
Circle 2
Circle 3
Circle 4
Wandering around for eternity
Blown around by a never ending wind
Rained upon by garbage while standing in worms
Force stones agaisnt each other
Cirlce 1
Wandering around for eternity
Circle 2
Blown around by a never ending wind
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Circles Dante's Inferno
Vestibule (Sin being Punished)
Vestibule(People)
Vestibule(Punishment)
River 1
souls who were neither good nor evil
Opportunists (Pope Celestine)
unattainable, zig zagging banner, chased by wasps & hornets
Acheron
Vestibule (Sin being Punished)
souls who were neither good nor evil
Vestibule(People)
Opportunists (Pope Celestine)
Dante's Inferno
1265
Ghibellinies
Guelphs
Renaissance
Dante Alighieri was born in Florence, Italy, in May ______
The _____________ was the aristocracy of Florence were so wea…
The _________ were the lower nobility of Florence who had the…
Inferno was written in Italy, not Latin, which was very _____…
1265
Dante Alighieri was born in Florence, Italy, in May ______
Ghibellinies
The _____________ was the aristocracy of Florence were so wea…
Dante's Inferno: Characters
Virgil
Dante
Beatrice
Filippo Argenti
Sent by Beatrice to be Dante's personal guide though the leve…
Dante is the main/real character/poet through which this epic…
She is based on a real love of Dante, in the story she is div…
A soul found in the 5th circle of Hell. AKA the soul that tri…
Virgil
Sent by Beatrice to be Dante's personal guide though the leve…
Dante
Dante is the main/real character/poet through which this epic…
Dante's Inferno - Circles
Dark Woods of Error
3 beasts
Virgil
Ante-Hell
strayed from the virtuous road
- lion of violence and ambition... - Leopard of Malice and Fraud…
Roman poet of the Augustan period whom Dante looks up to - Da…
Vestibule / Opportunists
Dark Woods of Error
strayed from the virtuous road
3 beasts
- lion of violence and ambition... - Leopard of Malice and Fraud…
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Dante's Inferno
Charon
1st circle
1st contrapasso
Minos
boatman across the Acheron
limbo: virtuous pagans and unbaptized children
The setting is generally nice but the "sinners" lacked the li…
Judge of sinners and each fall according to how many times hi…
Charon
boatman across the Acheron
1st circle
limbo: virtuous pagans and unbaptized children
Dante's Inferno Test
Acheron
Avarice
Blasphemy
Exile
one of the rivers that charon ferries the souls of the dead a…
insatiable greed for riches, desire to gain and to hoard
impious utterance or action concerning god or sacred things
expulsion from one's native land by authoritative decree
Acheron
one of the rivers that charon ferries the souls of the dead a…
Avarice
insatiable greed for riches, desire to gain and to hoard
Dante's Inferno
In the beginning, where is Dante?
What animals does Dante meet in the Da…
What does the leopard represent?
What does the lion represent?
The Dark Woods
Leopard, She-wolf, & Lion
Malice & Fraud
Violence & Ambition
In the beginning, where is Dante?
The Dark Woods
What animals does Dante meet in the Da…
Leopard, She-wolf, & Lion
Dante's Inferno Terms
terza rima
stanza
tercet
epic
a verse form with a rhyme scheme: aba bcb cdc, etc.
A group of lines in a poem
3 line stanza
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
terza rima
a verse form with a rhyme scheme: aba bcb cdc, etc.
stanza
A group of lines in a poem
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Dante's Inferno - Characters and Terms
Virgil
epic simile
Capaneus
terza rima
Sent by Beatrice to be Dante's personal guide though the leve…
A simile used by Homer as well as other poets as a detailed d…
A strong and powerful warrior who was part of the Attack of t…
A three line stanza that combines iambic meter with a propuls…
Virgil
Sent by Beatrice to be Dante's personal guide though the leve…
epic simile
A simile used by Homer as well as other poets as a detailed d…
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Dante's Inferno (Hell)
Vestibule (waiting area)
What are the three obstacles Dante has…
Vestibule: Circle I (Limbo)
Circle II
Sin: neutrals ... Punishment: Stung by insects, endlessly chase…
She-Wolf: incontance ... Lion: Violence ... Leopard: Fraud
Sin: unbaptized ... Punishment: live in longing (limbo) ... Symboli…
Sinners: The lustful ... Punishment: Blown forever by storm wind…
Vestibule (waiting area)
Sin: neutrals ... Punishment: Stung by insects, endlessly chase…
What are the three obstacles Dante has…
She-Wolf: incontance ... Lion: Violence ... Leopard: Fraud
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Dante's Inferno - Sinners
Paula & Francesca
Ciacco the Hog
Filippo Argenti
Cavalcante del Cavalcanti
Circle 2... Sympathetic - Francesca was in love with her husband…
Circle 3... Pity - a Florentine - Asks Dante for news of Florenc…
Circle 5... Hatred - a political enemy of Dante - Dante wishes h…
Circle 6... Non - Sympathetic - Asks Dante about his son; Guido.…
Paula & Francesca
Circle 2... Sympathetic - Francesca was in love with her husband…
Ciacco the Hog
Circle 3... Pity - a Florentine - Asks Dante for news of Florenc…
Dante's Inferno
Dante
Terzarima
Contrapasso
Allegory
divine comedy, 3, canto: 100 cantos over all, 33 each and one…
interlocking rhyme, 3 line stanza, all sounds connect/interlo…
having a punishment that fits the crime
"everything means something than what it appears to be," symb…
Dante
divine comedy, 3, canto: 100 cantos over all, 33 each and one…
Terzarima
interlocking rhyme, 3 line stanza, all sounds connect/interlo…
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Dante's Inferno: Miscellaneous
What is the harrowing of hell?
How did Dante feel towards the sinners…
How did Francesca fall in love with Pa…
How did Dante and Virgil get past Cerb…
Jesus came and rescued a lot of biblical figures from the old…
He feels sad for the sinners, because their sweet love was to…
They were sitting together and reading the tale of Lancelot,…
Virgil took dirt and threw it down each throat to make distra…
What is the harrowing of hell?
Jesus came and rescued a lot of biblical figures from the old…
How did Dante feel towards the sinners…
He feels sad for the sinners, because their sweet love was to…
Dante's Inferno Quotes
Virgil
Ciacco
Francesca
Chiron
"Before going on, I would have you understand . . . . we are…
After many words given and taken it shall come to blood; Whit…
"Love, which permits no loved one not to love, took me so str…
"Have you noticed how the one who walks behind moves what he…
Virgil
"Before going on, I would have you understand . . . . we are…
Ciacco
After many words given and taken it shall come to blood; Whit…
75 terms
dante's inferno
Dark woods
Limbo
Dis
Acheron
where we first meet dante, represent life (ie: middle of wood…
Brink of hell, full of "virtuous Pagans" people who lived wel…
Infernal City that makes up the sixth circle of hell and the…
First river of hell, souls wait there for Charon to take them…
Dark woods
where we first meet dante, represent life (ie: middle of wood…
Limbo
Brink of hell, full of "virtuous Pagans" people who lived wel…
Dante's Inferno
Dante
Virgil
Vestibule
Circle 1: Limbo
1265 to 1321
Spirit of Human Reason; Author of Aeneid
Sin: Indecisive in Life... Contrapasso: They led a meaningless l…
Sin: Virtuous Pagans... Contrapasso: Living the afterlife as the…
Dante
1265 to 1321
Virgil
Spirit of Human Reason; Author of Aeneid
58 terms
dante's inferno
what two elements does this book include
where did dante live
what is dante's full name
why, in canto one, does dante refer to…
a burn book, allegory
florence, italy
dante alghieri
to include every man in this walk of life
what two elements does this book include
a burn book, allegory
where did dante live
florence, italy
Dante's Inferno Test
Centaurs are one of the primary mythic…
Moses, Noah, Plato, and Aristotle woul…
This circle is full of popes and bisho…
Jason is in this circle for what he di…
Circle 7
Circle 1
Circle 8
Circle 8
Centaurs are one of the primary mythic…
Circle 7
Moses, Noah, Plato, and Aristotle woul…
Circle 1
Vocab for Dante's Inferno
Inferno
canto
epic
allegory
hell
a chapter in an epic poem
a long narrative story about the journey of a hero
a story that is read on both an literal and symbolic level
Inferno
hell
canto
a chapter in an epic poem
Dante's Inferno Punishments
neutrals
contrapasso of neutrals
virtuous pagans
contrapasso of virtuous pagans
those who lived without disgrace and without praise
They never knew the presence of God. Therefore, they are stuc…
those worthy but not baptized
The absence of God blinded their hope. Therefore, they are bl…
neutrals
those who lived without disgrace and without praise
contrapasso of neutrals
They never knew the presence of God. Therefore, they are stuc…
62 terms
Dante's inferno
Why do we read Dante?
Purpose in writing Dante
Dante personal info
3 things important to Dante's world
Greatest poem of Middle Ages
To show how man, by his own free will, chooses happiness or u…
Dante was in love with Beatrice but could never tell her beca…
politics, theology, & world of learning
Why do we read Dante?
Greatest poem of Middle Ages
Purpose in writing Dante
To show how man, by his own free will, chooses happiness or u…
Dante's Inferno Notes
What was circle 1's inhabitants?
Who were some important people in Circ…
What were Circle 1's punishments?
What was Circle 2's inhabitants?
Limbo- (Unbaptized babies, Sinless people, Born before Christ)
*Virtuous Pagans... *Homer... *Virgil
No hope
Lustful- (The Carnal)
What was circle 1's inhabitants?
Limbo- (Unbaptized babies, Sinless people, Born before Christ)
Who were some important people in Circ…
*Virtuous Pagans... *Homer... *Virgil
Dante's inferno
Who/what is Cerberus
Who/what is King minos
Who/what is Charon
Who/what is Virgl the guide
a three headed dog or hellhound with a serpent's tail, a mane…
the temperamental, cynical Judge of the Damned, who resides i…
the ferryman of the dead who appears as an anthropomorphic bo…
represents reason and wisdom, making him the perfect guide.
Who/what is Cerberus
a three headed dog or hellhound with a serpent's tail, a mane…
Who/what is King minos
the temperamental, cynical Judge of the Damned, who resides i…
49 terms
Dante's Inferno-Vocabulary
Inferno
canto
epic
Allegory
a place of fiery heat or destruction
a chapter in an epic poem
a long narritive story about the journey of a hero. The hero…
A story that is read on both literal and symbolic level
Inferno
a place of fiery heat or destruction
canto
a chapter in an epic poem
59 terms
Dante's Inferno
dark woods
Leopard
lion
wolf
sin via in attention
reps deceit
reps violence
reps appetite/incontinence/greed
dark woods
sin via in attention
Leopard
reps deceit
20 terms
Dante's Inferno ll
Blithely
Carnal
Contemptuously
Dalliance
Joyous, merry, or gay in disposition
Pertaining to or characterized by the flesh or the body; its…
Showing or expressing disdain; scornful; disrespectful
a casual romance or sexual relationship
Blithely
Joyous, merry, or gay in disposition
Carnal
Pertaining to or characterized by the flesh or the body; its…
Dante's Inferno
Vestibule of Hell
Level 1: Limbo
Level 2
Level 3
Sin: those who never made a choice,decision, or commitment in…
Sin: those who were born before the beginning of christianity…
sin: people who cannot control their desires or longing for t…
Sin: over-indulgence of a material thing or over-eating (glut…
Vestibule of Hell
Sin: those who never made a choice,decision, or commitment in…
Level 1: Limbo
Sin: those who were born before the beginning of christianity…
Dante's Inferno Characters
Leopard
Lion
Wolf
Dante
This animal symbolizes lust or the sins of incontinence or lo…
This animal symbolizes the sins of violence
This animal symbolizes sins of fraud (using reason to sin) -…
The character who is halfway through life (35 years old) when…
Leopard
This animal symbolizes lust or the sins of incontinence or lo…
Lion
This animal symbolizes the sins of violence
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