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18 terms
English II - Dante Vocabulary
abject
affliction
anguish
avail
brought low in condition or status
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
agonizing physical or mental pain
to use something to your advantage; gain - often used with th…
abject
brought low in condition or status
affliction
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
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English 2 Vocab 2 - Dante
blasphemous
disparage
compulsory
indiscriminately
speak irreverently about God or sacred things
regard or represent as being of little worth
required
randomly
blasphemous
speak irreverently about God or sacred things
disparage
regard or represent as being of little worth
14 terms
English 2 Honors Vocal: Dante
tremulous
unperturbed
ostentatious
blasphemous
shaking or quivering slightly
not concerned
attract notice
against God or sacred things
tremulous
shaking or quivering slightly
unperturbed
not concerned
51 terms
Dante english
What is the Divine Comedy?
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
What 3 beasts does the pilgrim (Dante)…
Who is Dante rescued by when he encoun…
An epic poem from the 1300s.
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
lion, leopard, and wolf
Virgil, the great Roman poet (author of Aenied); they begin t…
What is the Divine Comedy?
An epic poem from the 1300s.
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
96 terms
Dante's Inferno - English 2
Florence
battle of Campaldino
guelphs
guelph
where is Dante from?
what was the war between the Guelphs and Ghibellines called?
who won the battle of Campaldino?
is Dante a guelph or ghibelline?
Florence
where is Dante from?
battle of Campaldino
what was the war between the Guelphs and Ghibellines called?
10 terms
English Dante
Virgil
Beatirice mother mary and st.lucy
Ciacco
Cerperus
Dantes guide
Sent virgil, dantes guides
Pig 3rd cirlce
3 headed dog
Virgil
Dantes guide
Beatirice mother mary and st.lucy
Sent virgil, dantes guides
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English Dante
Protrude
Compulsion
Hapless
Discourse
extend beyond or above a surface
the action or state of foreign or being forced to do somethin…
unfortunate
written or spoken communication or debate
Protrude
extend beyond or above a surface
Compulsion
the action or state of foreign or being forced to do somethin…
9 terms
english dante
allegory
anaphora
simile
symbol
a story that has two levels of meaning (literal and figurative)
insistent repetition at the beginning of the phrase : " i am…
a comparison using like or as
an object that represents something/someone besides itself
allegory
a story that has two levels of meaning (literal and figurative)
anaphora
insistent repetition at the beginning of the phrase : " i am…
10 terms
English 2 (Bryan) - Vocab 17: Dante
Pander (v)... (n)
Malice (n)... Malicious (adj)
Fraud... Fraudulent (adj)
Hybrid (n)... Hybridity
To exploit the weakness of others... Go between in a sexual exch…
The wishing of harm on somebody; hatred, violence... Some who po…
Trickery, person knows what they are doing, deceiving ... (To de…
Merging/mixing of two different entities/components
Pander (v)... (n)
To exploit the weakness of others... Go between in a sexual exch…
Malice (n)... Malicious (adj)
The wishing of harm on somebody; hatred, violence... Some who po…
10 terms
English 2 (Bryan) - Vocab 16: Dante
Zeal (n)
Tumult / tumultuous (n)
Inscription (n)
Uncommitted (adj)
Energy, enthusiasm, passion; (Zealot is someone who is overly…
Loud noise especially in a crowd; confusion, disorder
Written or edged on some surfaced
Not committed, don't care, blow over something
Zeal (n)
Energy, enthusiasm, passion; (Zealot is someone who is overly…
Tumult / tumultuous (n)
Loud noise especially in a crowd; confusion, disorder
36 terms
English 2 Final - Dante's Inferno
The Leopard
The Lion
The She- Wolf
Virgil
symbolizes malice and fraud
symbolizes violence and ambition
symbolizes incontinence as well as what Dante fears in himself
Dante's guide through hell; human reason
The Leopard
symbolizes malice and fraud
The Lion
symbolizes violence and ambition
10 terms
Dante's English Vocab Lesson 2
apprehensive
categorical
conclusive
dubious
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happ…
unambiguously explicit and direct/categories of arrangement.
serving to prove a case; decisive or convincing.
not to be relied upon; suspect.
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happ…
categorical
unambiguously explicit and direct/categories of arrangement.
91 terms
DANTE2
Terza Rima
Contrapasso
Allegory
Tonsured
A rhyme scheme dante created. ... flawless and perfect meter lik…
Punishment fitting a crime
an extended symbolic tale where people/ places represent "lar…
the be bald on purpose (circle 4)
Terza Rima
A rhyme scheme dante created. ... flawless and perfect meter lik…
Contrapasso
Punishment fitting a crime
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English II - Dante Vocabulary
abject
affliction
anguish
avail
brought low in condition or status
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
agonizing physical or mental pain
to use something to your advantage; gain - often used with th…
abject
brought low in condition or status
affliction
a state of pain, distress, or grief; misery
10 terms
Dante 2
sycophant
escarpment
cupidity
verdant
servile self-seeker who attempts to win someone over by flatt…
cliff like ridge of land
greed; avarice
green with vegetation
sycophant
servile self-seeker who attempts to win someone over by flatt…
escarpment
cliff like ridge of land
20 terms
Dante 2
Blithely (adv)
Carnal (n)
Contemptuously (adv)
Dalliance (n)
carefree or joyously
relating to physical needs or desires
disrespectfully
flirtation
Blithely (adv)
carefree or joyously
Carnal (n)
relating to physical needs or desires
10 terms
Dante 2
Avarice
Omnipotence
Tempest
Sordid
Excessive desire for wealth or gain (n)
An agency or force of unlimited power (n)
A violent storm (n)
Marked by baseness or grossness; vile (adj)
Avarice
Excessive desire for wealth or gain (n)
Omnipotence
An agency or force of unlimited power (n)
10 terms
Dante 2
Fought for whites and blacks won
Put in exile by
Wrote the Divine comedy while in
Political leaders in story are in
Involved in politics
Blacks (Gherardini family)
exile
hell
Fought for whites and blacks won
Involved in politics
Put in exile by
Blacks (Gherardini family)
37 terms
Dante 2
Canto IX: Circle Six-- beginning of Lo…
3 Eternal Furies (Erinyes)
The Heavenly Messenger
Heretics
The Heretics... -countryside like a vast cemetary... -tombs of ever…
symbols of Eternal Remorse... -they call for Medusa to come (Vir…
looks neither to the right nor to the left... -opens the Gate of…
-those who did violence to God by denying immortality... -their…
Canto IX: Circle Six-- beginning of Lo…
The Heretics... -countryside like a vast cemetary... -tombs of ever…
3 Eternal Furies (Erinyes)
symbols of Eternal Remorse... -they call for Medusa to come (Vir…
21 terms
Dante #2
Tonsured
Wraiths
Biers
Depravity
Shaven
Ghost
Frame
Wickedness
Tonsured
Shaven
Wraiths
Ghost
23 terms
Dante 2
Symbolic retribution
Allegory
Virgil
Charon
As they sinned, so are they punished. This is enacted in hell…
A story, poem, or image that has a hidden meaning
Dante meets this person at the beginning of his journey, and…
Guides him across Acheron
Symbolic retribution
As they sinned, so are they punished. This is enacted in hell…
Allegory
A story, poem, or image that has a hidden meaning
10 terms
Dante Vocab 2
pander
seduce
flatter
simony
to sell another person for sexual purposes
to entice to sexual intercourse
to praise excessively from motives of self-interest
the buying or selling of church offices or ecclesiastical pre…
pander
to sell another person for sexual purposes
seduce
to entice to sexual intercourse
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
Temporal (adj)
Soporific (adj)
Epitome (noun)
Coherent (adj)... Coherence (noun)
-Of the material world... -Not of the Church... -Synonym of secular
Causing sleep
-The best example of something... -The embodiment of all things…
-To be understandable... -To be logically consistent
Temporal (adj)
-Of the material world... -Not of the Church... -Synonym of secular
Soporific (adj)
Causing sleep
8 terms
Italian to english - By Dante
Palla
Buona notte
Pizza
Televisione/TV
Ball
Goodnight
Pizza
TV/Television
Palla
Ball
Buona notte
Goodnight
13 terms
English: Dante's Inferno
Inconvenience (levels 1-5 of Hell)
Heretics (6th level of Hell)
Violence (7th level of Hell)
Ordinary Fraud (8th level of Hell)
Limbo, the lustful, the gluttonous, the avaricious & prodigal…
People who do what they are against
Murderers, suicides, squanderers, blasphemers, sodomites, and…
flatterers, astrologers, magicians, thieves, and falsifiers
Inconvenience (levels 1-5 of Hell)
Limbo, the lustful, the gluttonous, the avaricious & prodigal…
Heretics (6th level of Hell)
People who do what they are against
90 terms
English Exam Dante
What was the role of the Pope during t…
Gibblines
Guelps
What are the subsets of Guelphs?
Dante was catholic and the Pope was Boniface. They had suprem…
Loyal to the emperor and wanted them to have more control
Loyal to the pope and wanted them to have all control
whites and blacks
What was the role of the Pope during t…
Dante was catholic and the Pope was Boniface. They had suprem…
Gibblines
Loyal to the emperor and wanted them to have more control
9 terms
English- Dante's inferno
vestibule
circle 1
circle 2
circle 3
the indifferent
limbo
lustful
gluttonous
vestibule
the indifferent
circle 1
limbo
16 terms
Dante vocab 2
chasm
pallor
emanated
abyss
a deep, gaping hole; a gorge
Extreme or unnatural paleness
came forth from some source
Bottomless pit
chasm
a deep, gaping hole; a gorge
pallor
Extreme or unnatural paleness
23 terms
English Dante People and Terms
Virgil
Beatrice
Florence
Florin
have to be able to explain why he's a good guy for Dante
Dante's dead girlfriend; opposite of Paulo and Francesco
city where Dante was banished from; invented Florin, banking…
dollar of Dante's time period
Virgil
have to be able to explain why he's a good guy for Dante
Beatrice
Dante's dead girlfriend; opposite of Paulo and Francesco
26 terms
english finals review DANTE
what were Dantes 6 motives?
what was the structure of the inferno?
circle one- limbo
circle two-lustful
classwars, corruption, divine plan, glorification of god, man…
9 circles each cirlce had different sinners- worst as farther…
poets and philosophers
blown by strong wind- minos
what were Dantes 6 motives?
classwars, corruption, divine plan, glorification of god, man…
what was the structure of the inferno?
9 circles each cirlce had different sinners- worst as farther…
20 terms
Dante vocab 2
Blithely
carnal
contemptuously
Dalliance
adv. cheerful or careless or happy
n. relating to physical needs
adv. showing or expressing hate
n. an affair
Blithely
adv. cheerful or careless or happy
carnal
n. relating to physical needs
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English Dante terms
Lamentation
Tremulous
Miser
Gaunt
Expression of grief and sorrow
Shaking, quivering
One who hoards wealth
Extremely thin, suffering from hunger
Lamentation
Expression of grief and sorrow
Tremulous
Shaking, quivering
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
evince
lugubrious
mitigate
patently
exhibit manifest reveal (verb)
mournful dismal melancholy doleful (adj)
soften moderate alleviate relieve (verb)
obviously clearly plainly (adv)
evince
exhibit manifest reveal (verb)
lugubrious
mournful dismal melancholy doleful (adj)
15 terms
english dante vocab
Temporal
soporific
epitome
coherent
secular- not religious or spiritual ... adj
causing sleep ... adj
perfect example... noun
highly understandable, logically consistent ... adj... coherence-noun
Temporal
secular- not religious or spiritual ... adj
soporific
causing sleep ... adj
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
evince (v)
lugubrious (n)
mitigate (v)
patently (adv)
to exhibit, manifest, reveal... to show or demonstrate clearly b…
mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful... expressing or giving ri…
to soften, moderate, alleviate, relieve... to make something les…
obviously, clearly, plainly... open to view, obviously evident... a…
evince (v)
to exhibit, manifest, reveal... to show or demonstrate clearly b…
lugubrious (n)
mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful... expressing or giving ri…
14 terms
English Dante Vocab
Flounders
Quivering
Zeal
Putrid
Struggles to move
Tremulous
With great energy or enthusiasm
Decaying or rotting
Flounders
Struggles to move
Quivering
Tremulous
25 terms
Dante Grab - Bag Qs -english
What is the Divine Comedy?
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
What 3 beasts does the pilgrim (Dante)…
Who is Dante rescued by when he encoun…
An epic poem from the 1300s.
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
lion, leopard, and wolf
Virgil, the great Roman poet (author of Aenied); they begin t…
What is the Divine Comedy?
An epic poem from the 1300s.
What are the 3 sections of the Divine…
Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso
15 terms
English Dante Vocab
Evince
Lugubrious
Mitigate
Patently
v. exhibit, manifest, reveal
adj. mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful
v. soften, moderate, alleviate, relieve
adv. Obviously, clearly, plainly
Evince
v. exhibit, manifest, reveal
Lugubrious
adj. mournful, dismal, melancholy, doleful
16 terms
english dante vocacb
fraud (noun)
arduous (adj)
miser (noun)
malice (noun)
the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuab…
very difficult
a person who hates to spend money: a very stingy person
desire to cause harm to another person
fraud (noun)
the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuab…
arduous (adj)
very difficult
27 terms
English Dante's Inferno
Vestibule(Waiting Area)
Circle 1: Limbo
Circle II
Circle III
Sinners: Indecisive angels who would not fight for god... Punish…
Sinners: Virtuous Pagans, Unbaptized infants... Punishment: Bore…
Sinners: The Lustful... Punishment: Blown forever by storm winds
Sinners: The Gluttons(excessive greed) ... Punishment: Discomfor…
Vestibule(Waiting Area)
Sinners: Indecisive angels who would not fight for god... Punish…
Circle 1: Limbo
Sinners: Virtuous Pagans, Unbaptized infants... Punishment: Bore…
8 terms
English Dante inferno vocab
Wretchedness
Manifest
Transcends
Primal
A very unhappy or unfortunate state.
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind.
Is or goes beyond the range or limits of.
Essential, fundamental.
Wretchedness
A very unhappy or unfortunate state.
Manifest
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind.
15 terms
English Dante Vocabulary Quiz
temporal
soporific
epitome
coherent
adj. of the material world, not involving the church... synonym:…
adj. causing sleep (due to boredom, drugs, etc.)
n. best possible example of something
adj. understandable, logically consistent
temporal
adj. of the material world, not involving the church... synonym:…
soporific
adj. causing sleep (due to boredom, drugs, etc.)
10 terms
aristotle and dante 2
unfathomable
sentimental
inscrutable
enigmatic
impossible to understand
appealing to emotions
difficult to understand
full of mystery
unfathomable
impossible to understand
sentimental
appealing to emotions
22 terms
English Final (Dante)
Terza Rima
Tercet
Contrapaso
invocation to the muse
A series of three-line stanzas (tercets) with a defined, "int…
three line stanza
the punishment matches the crime
prayer or address made to the one of the nine muses of Greco-…
Terza Rima
A series of three-line stanzas (tercets) with a defined, "int…
Tercet
three line stanza
88 terms
Dante english final
leopard
lion
she wolf
dark wood
fraudelence and malice
violence and ambition
avarice greed lack of control
sin and loss of path
leopard
fraudelence and malice
lion
violence and ambition
16 terms
English Dante Paper Vocabulary
Corporeal
Ethereal
Iniquity
Perdition
Physical Form-(of the nature of the physical body; bodily)
Spiritual Form-(heavenly or celestial)
Sin/Sinful Behavior
Damnation-(being condemned to Hell)
Corporeal
Physical Form-(of the nature of the physical body; bodily)
Ethereal
Spiritual Form-(heavenly or celestial)
20 terms
English Dante vocab 1
Abyss (n)
Arduous (adj)
Avarice (n)
Brashness (n)
Deep never ending hole never ending space; difference between…
Strenuous activity; tiring difficult requires tremendous amou…
To be greedy (usually for wealth/ money)
To be hasty / aggressive
Abyss (n)
Deep never ending hole never ending space; difference between…
Arduous (adj)
Strenuous activity; tiring difficult requires tremendous amou…
8 terms
dante 2-1 words
administer
consistent
devise
exert
manage and be responsible for the running of a business, orga…
unchanging in achievement or effect over a period of time.
plan or invent
apply or bring to bear
administer
manage and be responsible for the running of a business, orga…
consistent
unchanging in achievement or effect over a period of time.
20 terms
Dante vocab #2
Blithely
Carnal
Contemptuously
Dalliance
Adv... Cheerfully; happily
N... Relating to physical needs or desires
Adv... Disrespectful; hateful
N... Flirtatious affair
Blithely
Adv... Cheerfully; happily
Carnal
N... Relating to physical needs or desires
13 terms
English on Dante Inferno
Boniface the VIII
The Giants and Titian
The sweet lady
Geryon
.rose quickly through the ranks of the church and was elected…
.The Giants physically connect circles 8 and 9... .From a distan…
...
."three-bodied shade" ... .he was a cruel king slain by Hercules…
Boniface the VIII
.rose quickly through the ranks of the church and was elected…
The Giants and Titian
.The Giants physically connect circles 8 and 9... .From a distan…
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