References to people and places in The Merchant of Venice

Abraham: Father of Laban and founder of the Jewish race. Issac and Laban were his sons. Jacob was his grandson Aeneas: Greek hero, founded Rome Alcides: Hercules, Greek hero famous for his feats Antipodes: Countries on the opposite side of the globe Barrabus: Jewish criminal who was exchanged for Jesus’s life Colchos: An island where… Read More References to people and places in The Merchant of Venice