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Shakespearean Characters

Can you name these characters from the plays of William Shakespeare?
Last updated: March 13, 2015
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Star-crossed lovers
"A pox on both your houses", he said
Alas, this poor jester's skull became a prop
Prince of Denmark
Love interest of the above. Went mad and
was told "get thee to a nunnery"
Prince of Denmark's usurping uncle
Moneylender who demanded a
pound of flesh
Was told to beware the Ides of March
Julius Caesar
King with three daughters:
Goneril, Regan, and Cordelia
King Lear
Hunchbacked king
Richard III
Rosencrantz's compatriot
Friends, Romans, countrymen,
lend him your ears
Mark Antony
Midsummer's fairy king
Fat knight who courts two merry wives
Moorish general. Desdemona's husband
Plots the downfall of the above
Scottish lady whou couldn't
get a spot out
Lady MacBeth
Shipwrecked sorceror
Heiress whose suitors play
"Let's Make a Deal"
level 82
Jan 15, 2015
Fun quiz. Was curious how you were going to select people from the plays. Pretty good spread, even without Petruchio or Rosalind.
level 67
Jan 21, 2015
Ah, excellent work, Iago.
level 58
Mar 13, 2015
It is commonly misquoted, but the Mercutio quote should be, "A plague a' both your houses."
level 59
Mar 16, 2015
level 70
Mar 13, 2015
Alas, poor sg1rob. He had only eight correct answers.
level 60
Mar 9, 2016
The B is not capitalized in "Macbeth."
level 42
Apr 21, 2016
When did Lady MacBeth fail to get a spot out?
level 49
Jun 19, 2016
When she went mad at the end. "Out damned spot." Granted, I don't think there really was a spot.
level 52
Oct 13, 2018
i think it alluded to imagined blood on her hand
level 67
May 31, 2017
What most people fail to realise is that in this quotation Lady Macbeth is in fact addressing her disobedient dog, Spot, who steadfastly refuses to go into the garden to relieve himself. We know this because Lady Macbeth instructs him to do both a number one and a number two ('one two I say'). She then changes the subject to talk about Duncan's death. Some enlightened directors have had a grumpy looking dog present in this scene but it is difficult to train a dog to behave reliably in such a violent atmosphere.
level 63
May 31, 2017
Wow. That's some impressive fibbing. Honestly, it's pretty darn creative.
level 67
Jun 6, 2017
I'm clapping, WanderingWlarus.
level 64
Jun 26, 2018
I love this.
level 58
May 31, 2017
Mercutio's line is actually "a plague aboth your houses", good quiz though
level 58
Jun 1, 2017
I tried any number of spellings for Yorick except the right one!
level 26
Jan 23, 2018
add spellings: Mercucio, ophellia, marc antony
level 56
Jan 27, 2018
I would suggest learning to spell things correctly instead of relying on others to cater to your ignorance.
level 77
Jul 30, 2018
That's a bit harsh, but I understand what you are saying. I had a fifth grade teacher who agreed with you. She always said that if you can't spell the answer, you don't know the answer. I think that's how I finally learned how to spell "Tegucigalpa".