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

Quiz Updated Sep 24, 2012

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

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