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|Meursault||Meursault, the protagonist, murders an Arab man and is condemned to execution because of his detached behavior. Read More|
|Marie||Marie Cardona is Meursault's girlfriend; she wants Meursault to marry her even though he might not love her. Read More|
|Raymond||Raymond Sintés is a friend and neighbor of Meursault and the source of Meursault's conflict with the Arab. Read More|
|Maman||Maman, Meursault's mother, is dead when the story begins; she is given a funeral, at which her son Meursault acts in an unexpected and detached way. Read More|
|Magistrate||The examining magistrate questions Meursault about his religious beliefs. Read More|
|Prosecutor||The prosecutor builds a case against Meursault and convicts him of monstrous behavior toward his mother rather than for the murder of the Arab. Read More|
|Chaplain||The chaplain attempts to convince Meursault to accept God, thereby causing Meursault to become enraged. Read More|
|Caretaker||The caretaker works for Maman's nursing home and talks to Meursault during the funeral vigil.|
|Céleste||Céleste is a friend of Meursault and the owner of a restaurant where Meursault often eats; Céleste testifies on Meursault's behalf at the trial.|
|Director||The director is in charge of the nursing home where Meursault's Maman lived.|
|Emmanuel||Emmanuel is Meursault's co-worker and friend from whom he borrows a suit for Maman's funeral.|
|Lawyer||Meursault's defense lawyer pleads that Meursault is guilty but offers an explanation.|
|Little Woman||The little woman at Céleste's restaurant piques Meursault's curiosity because of her obsession for routines; she also attends Meursault's trial.|
|Masson||Masson is a friend of Raymond; Masson owns the beach house near where Meursault kills the Arab.|
|Raymond's Arab Mistress||Raymond assaults his Arab mistress, which causes her brother to seek revenge.|
|Reporter with a Blue Tie||During the trial, the reporter with a blue tie makes a sympathetic connection with Meursault.|
|Salamano||Salamano is an old man and neighbor of Meursault, who has a violent but dependent relationship with his dog.|
|The Arab||The Arab is the brother of Raymond's mistress, and he is killed by Meursault.|
|Thomas Pérez||Thomas Pérez is the old, grief-stricken suitor of Meursault's mother.|