Messenger sent by God to let Dante and Virgil in Dis.
This demon lied to Dante.
A notorious Glutton.
Found in the wood of suicides.
Gnaws on Ruggieri's head.
Symbolizes Human Reason.
Demon who ferries souls to hell from river Acheron.
Political enemy of Dante, lies among Wrathful.
Has 3 faces, but does not speak because he is chewing sinners.
Aid's Dante's journey by asking an angel to Guide Dante through Hell.
The three headed dog.
Demon who represents fraud.
When Jesus opened the gates of Hell and rescued the Patriarchs
When Dante wrote Inferno
Major Common Point
What Inferno is really about
Working class and supported the Pope
Upper Class and supported the Holy Roman Emperor
Disciple that betrayed Jesus
The first circle
The second circle
The third circle
THe fourth circle
The fifth circle
The sixth circle
The seventh circle
The eighth circle
The ninth circle
The person that leads Dante
demon killing blade
gates of hell
king of hell
a high opinion of one's own, importance or superiority
passionate desire of craving
a deception deliberately practiced in order to secure unfair or unlawful gain
inability to control youself
deliverance from the power and penalty of sin; redemption
the expression of grief
A woman transformed into a Gorgon by Athena,turns people to stone. She was also outside of the city of Dis
The boat man who led Dante and Virgil across the river styx. He is the mythological king of Boeotia.
three headed dog who slaves over the dinners in circle 3
A figure that Dante appropriates from Greek mythology, Charon is an old man who ferries souls across the river Acheron to Hell.
conquered Persian Empire and advanced to borders of India; attempted to combine Greek and Persian culture. Put in the seduceres section of hell.
The prince of Hell
a person who transgresses against divine law by committing an immoral act or acts.
The book starts with Dante wandering here, represents sin
Represents greed; Dante is most afraid of this animal
The poet who leads Dante through Hell; is Dante’s idol
People who were virtuous but did not have the revelation of Christ, or did not pray to God as they should are stuck here.
Represents Hope. used throughout Hell to symbolize there is no Hope
The Lustful reside here
The Gluttons lie here
The Final circle of Hell, reserved for traitors to lords or benefactors
Sends Virgil, on God’s behalf, to lead Dante away from sin
The judge of the dead, the amount of times he wraps his tail around his waist is the circle of Hell the spirit goes to
Dis, The center of Hell, must constantly flap his wings to keep the center of Hell frozen. Is ironically frozen and trapped there himself
The Heretics are kept here
The violent (against their neighbors, themselves, or God) are kept here
The boatman who takes Dante and Virgil over the river Acheron
The angry and sullen are kept here
Where was dante from?
How many Canticas is the Divine Comedy made up of?
Who was Dante’s first love?
Who does Dante meet in the second circle that decides where each soul gets sent to?
Who is Dante’s guide?
Who is the woman Dante meets in the second circle because of her lust?
Who is the first guardian at the second barrier?
Which animal encountered in Canto One is a symbol for anger?
The souls of the non-baptized are where?
Who does Dante recognize as “the Master of all those who know”?
How many circles of Hell are in the Inferno?
What kind of people live in the third circle?
How old was Dante when he wrote the Divine Comedy?
Dante relates and looks up to Virgil so much because he was a ______.
What is the most dominant sense Dante uses to describe his surroundings?
One of the three worst traitors in one of Satan's mouths
Serves as Dante's guide through Hell
Ferries the dead to Hades
The 8th deadly sin
First Fallen Angel
Layers of Hell
Dante's main inspiration and the love of his life
Italian word for "Hell"
Written of the Gates of Hell
Animal of Fraud
Animal of Incontinence
Guards the 3rd Circle
Animal of Violence
The judge of the damned
At what age was Dante, when his mother died
At what age was Dante engaged to Gemma di Manetto Donati
The first name of the girl Dante loved
What city was Dante born in
After he was exiled, Dante lived where
Dante's most famous work
Botticelli made a painting based off of Dante's work called __________.
Which poet lead Dante through The Divine Comedy
The poem where Dante goes through Hell
The poem where Dante is lead through purgatory
Where are the people in Paradiso ascending to
A famous poem Dante's beloved was in
How many cantos was each poem of The Divine Comedy split up into