Candide

Candide’s name comes from the Latin word candidus, meaning “white,” to connote purity and innocence. Describe what qualities the main character has that make his name, “Candide,” appropriate

Candide’s name comes from the Latin word candidus, meaning “white,” to connote purity and innocence. Describe what qualities the main character has that make his name, “Candide,” appropriate

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Candide had "the most gentle manners" and he also gave support to everyone who needed it. His true judgement and simplicity of spirit was a reason why he was named Candide as well as being a "good and honest gentleman."
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