Literary Couples

Random Literature or General Knowledge Quiz

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

Updated Sep 24, 2012

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

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras