The Namesake | Study Guide

Jhumpa Lahiri

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The Namesake | Character Map

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Gogol Sensitive Bengali American architect; named after Nikolai Gogol Father Father Siblings Mother Lovers Spouses Lovers Mother Mother-in-law Father-in-law Spouses Ashoke Bengali immigrant; Marxist, atheist electrical engineer Sonia Rebellious but vibrant young woman; Bengali American lawyer Moushumi Intelligent Bengali American PhD student Ashima Bengali immigrant; devoted to family and tradition Ruth Loving student; decides to study abroad Maxine Ratliff Wealthy determined young woman
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