Literary Couples

Random Literature or General Knowledge Quiz

Can you name the medieval (and earlier) romantic partners of the people named below?

Featured May 21, 2010

How to Play
Also try: Cartoon Couples
Score 0/27 Timer 09:00
One Half of CoupleOther HalfLiterary Source
TroilusBoccaccio, Chaucer, et al.
PetrarchIl Canzoniere
CleopatraPlutarch et al.
CatullusPoems of Catullus
JimenaThe Mocedades de Rodrigo et al.
HectorHomer et al.
EnidThe Mabinogion et al.
CynthiaPoems of [the answer]
Sir GawainThe Weddynge of Syr Gawen and [the answer]
Melanion (or Hippomenes)Hesiod et al.
TristanSir Thomas Malory et al.
BrynhildrThe Völsungasaga
Empress TheodoraProcopius
MedeaEuripides et al.
One Half of CoupleOther HalfLiterary Source
King Shahryar1001 Arabian Nights
XanthippePlato et al.
EurydiceVergil et al.
AbelardLetters between the two lovers!
BeatriceLa Divina Comedia
Queen GuinevereGeoffrey of Monmouth et al.
OdysseusHomer et al.
JacobBook of Genesis
King Edward I LongshanksVarious records and correspondence
EmerThe Ulster Cycle
AeneasVergil et al.

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...