Literary Couples

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

Updated Sep 24, 2012

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

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