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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
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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…
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
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…
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Dante's Inferno vocabulary
perilous
lament
fountainhead
beset
dangerous
mourn
well, source, spring
overwhelmed; weighed down
perilous
dangerous
lament
mourn
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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
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Dante's Inferno
Dante
Virgil
Charon
Minos
the protagonist and narrator of The Inferno
the greatest and most famous poet of ancient Rome
A figure taken from Greek mythology, Charon is the ferryman w…
Minos was a judge in the underworld in Greek mythology and ha…
Dante
the protagonist and narrator of The Inferno
Virgil
the greatest and most famous poet of ancient Rome
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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
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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 - 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
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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
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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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 Exam
The Opportunists
Charon
Acheron
Circle 1: Limbo
these souls are eternally unclassified and race around pursue…
the ferryman of Hell who carries souls of the newly deceased…
known as the "river of woe" and was one of the five rivers of…
this circle holds virtuous pagans and unbaptized people who a…
The Opportunists
these souls are eternally unclassified and race around pursue…
Charon
the ferryman of Hell who carries souls of the newly deceased…
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Dante's Inferno
Vestibule
Acheron
Fetid
Avarice
An entrance
First river in the underworld.
Something unpleasant.
Extreme greed
Vestibule
An entrance
Acheron
First river in the underworld.
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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 )
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Dante's Inferno Objective
Bocca
Hound
Cocytus
Semiramus
1st region of the ninth circle where it leads to the center w…
• is Christ, but nobody is sure
Dante calls circle 9, a frozen lake, . One of the rivers in t…
was a powerful Assyrian Queen alleged--by the Christian histo…
Bocca
1st region of the ninth circle where it leads to the center w…
Hound
• is Christ, but nobody is sure
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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
Ante-
Limbo
Lustful
Gluttonous
önce (pre)
cehennemin sınırı
şehvet düşkünü
obur
Ante-
önce (pre)
Limbo
cehennemin sınırı
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Dante's Inferno
Virgil
How many circles are in Hell?
1st circle
2nd circle
- a celebrated Roman poet... - Dante's guide in Hell
9
- Limbo (pre-Hell): contains all of the unbaptized and good p…
- lustful sinners are tossed around by endless storms... - Dante…
Virgil
- a celebrated Roman poet... - Dante's guide in Hell
How many circles are in Hell?
9
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Dante's Inferno
Year the Divine Comedy takes place
Dante Alighieri
cosmology
Dante's cosmology
1300, Catholic Church's first Holy Year
* from Florence Italy... * a patrician, noble class... * politicall…
the system of beliefs or understanding of how the universe, i…
* earth is the center of the universe... * hell is a vast funnel…
Year the Divine Comedy takes place
1300, Catholic Church's first Holy Year
Dante Alighieri
* from Florence Italy... * a patrician, noble class... * politicall…
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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…
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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 circles
vestibule
Circle 1
Circle 2
Circle 3
indifferent
Limbo
lustful
gluttonous
vestibule
indifferent
Circle 1
Limbo
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Dante's Inferno
avarice
bemoan
blasphemed
debauchery
insatiable greed for riches; miserly desire to gain and hoard…
to express distress or grief; lament
to speak evil, irreverently of God or sacred things
excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures
avarice
insatiable greed for riches; miserly desire to gain and hoard…
bemoan
to express distress or grief; lament
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Dante's Inferno Review
Judges souls in circle two of Inferno
Dante's role model in life
Represent three terrible sins
Didn't pick a side in the battle betwe…
Minos
Virgil
Lion, leopard, and she-wolf
The Neutrals
Judges souls in circle two of Inferno
Minos
Dante's role model in life
Virgil
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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
37 terms
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…
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Dante's Inferno Test
Give the definition of an allegory.
What are the various ways to categoriz…
What are the structural choices Dante…
What vernacular (language) was The Inf…
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Epic Poem,... Religious Allegory, and fantasy.
He split the Divine Comedy into three parts, while also makin…
Italian
Give the definition of an allegory.
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
What are the various ways to categoriz…
Epic Poem,... Religious Allegory, and fantasy.
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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 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)
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Dante's Inferno Vocab
allegory
avarice
blaspheme
bliss
A story that is read on both literal and symbolic level
greed
to speak disrespectfully of God
supreme happiness
allegory
A story that is read on both literal and symbolic level
avarice
greed
73 terms
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
89 terms
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
81 terms
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…
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
163 terms
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
10 terms
AV: Dante's Inferno
Avail
Imbued
Abject
Disdain
to help; to be of use
filled or inspired
very low, miserable in condition
to look down or treat with contempt
Avail
to help; to be of use
Imbued
filled or inspired
37 terms
Dante's inferno
What is Dante's full name
Dante's lifespan was
Dante was born in
Why is the Divine Comedy a comedy
Dante Alighieri
1265-1321
Florence, Italy
it has a happy ending
What is Dante's full name
Dante Alighieri
Dante's lifespan was
1265-1321
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Dante's Inferno Vocabulary
Pandemonium (noun)
Lamentation (noun)
Swoon (verb)
Retrograde (adjective)
wild and noisy disorder; uproar
the passionate expression of grief or sorrow; weeping
faint from extreme emotion
moving backward
Pandemonium (noun)
wild and noisy disorder; uproar
Lamentation (noun)
the passionate expression of grief or sorrow; weeping
17 terms
Dante's Inferno Test
Minos
Virgil
Carnal Sinners
Holy Trinity
Guards Hell; sinners tell him what they have done, and he wra…
Wrote the Aeneid; he symbolizes human reason and is Dante the…
Includes Paolo and Francesca, Cleopatra, Helen, and Achilles;…
The father, son, and Holy spirit; Christian belief parodied b…
Minos
Guards Hell; sinners tell him what they have done, and he wra…
Virgil
Wrote the Aeneid; he symbolizes human reason and is Dante the…
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…
36 terms
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
33 terms
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…
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…
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