Type
Crossword
Description

who did Antigone want to bury Polynecies
Who forbid Polynecies burial Creon
Antigone's sister Ismene
What did Creon hate anarchy
who represents the elders of thebes chorus
Ismene's and Antigone's Mother Jocasta
How did Antigone did suicide
Who is the God of Wine and theater Dionysus
Who did Oedipus kill Laius
The wonderful teacher who made you read this book Mr.T

Oedipus the King Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

child of oedipus and jocasta Antigon
Acts as events on stage. Chorus
Oedipus brother in law. (he says he has no desire for kingship) Creon
Creon wife Eurydice
Believes that burial is so important. GRAVESANDTHOMBS
Oedipus other daughter. (Ceron sentences her to die) Ismene
Oedipus wife and mother Jocasta
it begins with Creon return from the oracle at Delphi LIMITSOFFREEWILL
He became king of Thebes before the action of Oedipus the King begin. Oedipus
Oedipus ankles was pinned together on top of the mountain.(where Oedipus got his name) OEDIPUSSWOLLENFOOT:
Oedipus lost this. SIGHTANDBLINDNESS
EX: Jocasta hanging her self SUICIDE
"Stain where the 3 roads meet" THE 3 WAY CROSSROADS
The blind soothsayer of Thebes. He tells Oedipus that he is the murderer he hunts. TIRESIAS
Jocasta and Oedipus do not want to speak the truth. (This is when Jocasta and Oedipus started to get close) Ignore the Truth

Antigone Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Actors
Antigone
Attendants
Boy
Chorus
Creon
Episode
Eteocles
Eurydice
Guard
Haemon
Ismene
Jocasta
Laios
Masks
Messenger
Ode
Oedipus
Orchestra
Parodos
Polyneices
Sentry
Sophocles
Teiresias
Theatre
Thebes
Tragedy

Antigone Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The brother that fought for Thebes Eteocles
Wife of Creon Eurydice
Creon's son Haimon
A blind prophet Teiresias
Leader of the chorus Choragos
Former king of Thebes Oedipus
The brother who fought against Thebes Polyneices
Daughter of Oedipus who burries Polyneices's body Antigone
Other daughter of Oedipus Ismene
Creon is mad at the sentry because he believes they took a Bribe
Creon will not allow Polyneices a burial
Creon has brocken God's law
In Creon's ship to state speech, he puts the _____ before personal relationships state
Playwright of Antigone Sophocles
Greek Theater Ampitheater
Opening song parodos
The ___ are mad at Creon Gods
Teiresias gives Creon a ______ Prophecy
Creon doesnt want to kill Ismene, so he puts her in a ____ cell
Haimon kills _______ after Ismene kills herself Himself
Antigone doesnt ____ that she burried Polyneices's body deny
Ismene claims that she also ______ Polyneices's body too burried
The play Antigone is a Greek _____ Drama
Does Creon listen to Teiresias yes
Ismene _____ herself in the cell hangs

Oedipus the King Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

gods
Plague
Eyes
Servant
Selfish
Leader
Greek
Arrogand
Merope
Polybus
Laius
Thebes
Stabbed
Hubris
Jocasta
Messenger
Shepherd
Prophecy
Oracle
Priest
Oedipus
Sphinx
Tiresias
Creon
Death
Fate
Chorus
Blind
Banish

Oedipus Rex Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the mountain called on which Oedipus was supposed to die? Cithaeron
Who wrote this play? Sophocles
Who was the blind seer? Tiresias
What literary term describes the term "blind seer"? oxymoron
Who was the savior of the people? Oedipus
Who held the city of Thebes hostage; Oedipus solved her riddle? Sphinx
Where did Oedipus grow up? Corinth
What is the setting of the story? Thebes
Where was the Oracle of Apollo? Delphi
Who believes that prophets and prophecies are nothing to worry about? Jocasta
Who is Oedipus' brother in law? Creon
Who does Oedipus think is trying to get him out of the way to take power? Creon
What is Oedipus' adopted father's name? Polybus
What is Oedipus' adopted mother's name? Merope
What character/group represents the people of Thebes? Chorus
Who is Oedipus' real father Laius
What is Oedipus' daughter's name? Antigone
What is Oedipus' other daughter's name? Ismene

Antigone Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Creon's wife Eurydice
Name of a Greek theater Amphitheater
A Greek actor Hypocrit
Antigone's dad Oedipus
Name of the chorus's spokesperson Choragos
The very last act in a Greek tragedy Exodus
Refuses to help Antigone bury Polyneices Ismene
King of Thebes before Creon Oedipus
Who is Antigone's other brother Eteocles
Who wrote "Antigone" Sophocles
Who told Oedipus the riddle Sphinx
What city has "seven gates in a yawning ring" Thebes
Who says, "You should be cold with fear" Ismene
Who has the sentry captured and brought before King Creon Antigone
Who was sent to find out who buried Polyneices Sentry
What's the name of a Greek theater Amphitheater
What was Antigone sentenced from Creon Death
How many scenes are in "Antigone" Four
How many plays did Sophocles write One Hundred Twenty
How many plays survived that Sophocles made Seven
The opening scene of a Greek drama is the Prologue
What type of play is "Antigone" Tragedy
Who is the god of wine and theater Dionysus
A blind prophet Tiresias
Creon's son Haemon

OEDIPUS REX Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

king of thebes OEDIPUS
brother- in-law of (1) Creon
queen JOCASTA
Former king laius
former king laius
the blind soothsayer of Thebes Tiresias
place of the story thebes
daughter of oedipus antigone
daughter of oedipus ismene
ruler of thebes creon
writer of the story sophocles
place where the priestess is delphi
Tiresias tells the king that Oedipus himself is the _____ murderer
group of performers who comment with a collective voice on a dramatic action chorus
person who is considered to provide wise and insightful counsel oracle
where supernatural spirits can be contacted crossroads
former name of delphi pytho
ancient city and former municipality of corinthia corinth
king of corinth polybus
where the messenger was a former shepperd in this mountain mount cithaeron
considered Oedipus Rex to be the tragedy which best matched his prescription for how drama should be made aristotle
act of killing one's father patricide
human sexual activities between family members or relatives incest
wrote a notable passage regarding of the destiny of Oedipus as well as the Oedipus complex. Sigmund Freud
greek title Oedipus Tyrannus
referred to a ruler with no legitimate claim to rule, but it did not necessarily have a negative connotation tyrant
head of a human, body of a lion sphinx
genre tragedy
the owner or keeper of a herd of domesticated animals herdsman
unable to see because of injury, disease, or a congenital condition. blind

Greek Tragedy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Catharsis
Hubris
Tragic Flaw
Jocasta
Oedipus
Teiresias
Eurydice
Haemon
Creon
Ismene
Antigone
Sophocles
Dramatic Irony
Archetype
Tragic Hero
Tragedy
Choragus
Chorus

Oedipus Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

father
wife
mother
adopted
exile
prophecy
apollo
prophet
chorus
riddle
killer
mystery
three roads
thebes
Sphinx
tiresias
Laius
Jocasta
creon
Oedipus

Antigone Word Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ORCHESTRA
SKENE
ZEUS
GREECE
SOPHOCHOCLES
POLYNECIES
LAIOS
ETEOCLES
PAGE
JONAS
NURSE
TEIRESIAS
EURYDICE
CREON
ANTIGONE
THEBES
HEAMON
ISMENE