Macbeth

Characters

  • Duncan – King of Scotland
    • Malcolm – Duncan's elder son
    • Donalbain – Duncan's younger son
  • Macbeth – a general in the army of King Duncan; originally Thane of Glamis, then Thane of Cawdor, and later King of Scotland
  • Lady Macbeth – Macbeth's wife, and later Queen of Scotland
  • Banquo – Macbeth's friend and a general in the army of King Duncan
    • Fleance – Banquo's son
  • Macduff – Thane of Fife
    • Lady Macduff – Macduff's wife
    • Macduff's son
  • Ross, Lennox, Angus, Menteith, Caithness – Scottish Thanes
  • Siward – general of the English forces
    • Young Siward – Siward's son
  • Seyton – Macbeth's armourer
  • Hecate – Queen of the witches
  • Three Witches
  • Captain – in the Scottish army
  • Three Murderers – employed by Macbeth
  • Two Murderers – attack Lady Macduff
  • Porter – gatekeeper at Macbeth's home
  • Doctor – Lady Macbeth's doctor
  • Doctor – at the English court
  • Gentlewoman – Lady Macbeth's caretaker
  • Lord – opposed to Macbeth
  • First Apparition – armed head
  • Second Apparition – bloody child
  • Third Apparition – crowned child
  • Attendants, Messengers, Servants, Soldiers and syton

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