IB prep freshman English Romeo and Juliet characters

Romeo the son of Montague and his wife, secretly loves and marries Juliet
Juliet the only daughter of Capulet, the patriarch of the Capulet family.
Montague Romeo’s father
Benvolio Romeo’s cousin.
Tybalt Juliet’s cousin
Paris A kinsman of the Prince, and the suitor of Juliet most preferred by Capulet.
Apothecary(act 5) The person who sells Romeo poison
Mercutio a close friend to Romeo and Benvolio
Capulet Juliet’s Father
Nurse Personal servant/ raised Juliet since birth
Friar Lawrence a friar who plays the part of a wise adviser to Romeo and Juliet
Friar John Franciscan friar charged by Friar Lawrence with taking the news of Juliet’s false death to Romeo in Mantua.
Balthasar Balthasar is Romeo’s servant and trusted friend
Peter Servant to Juliet’s nurse.
Escalus The Prince of Verona. A kinsman of Mercutio and Paris.
Lady Capulet Juliet’s Mother
Lady Montague Romeo’s Mother
Sampson A Capulet servingman
Rosaline Romeo is at first deeply in love with Rosaline

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