Literary Couples

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

Featured May 21, 2010

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

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