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Candide | Character Map

Cunégonde Young noblewoman forced into sexual servitude; adored by Candide Candide Naive young man exiled from his childhood home Pangloss Scholar, teacher, and supporter of philosophical optimism Young Baron Nobleman and Jesuit priest; seemingly killed by Candide Martin Pessimistic scholar down on his luck Cacambo Loyal friend; focuses on survival, not philosophy Cousins and lovers Cousins Hired traveling companion Valet Tutor Tutor Tutor Caretaker Siblings Old Woman Former princess with a devastating past
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