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Flashcards in circles & subcircles 2 Deck (11):
1

eighth circle

fraud

2

eighth circle is split into...?

malebolges; "evil ditches"

3

seventh bolgia

theft

4

eighth bolgia

fraudulent counsel

5

ninth circle

treachery

6

other name for ninth circle?

cocytus

7

levels of cocytus; okay to real bad

family, political party, guests, benefactors

8

the mountain of purgatory

purgatory, goes up towards the heavens

9

seven terraces

on the mountain of purgatory
-lust
-gluttony
-avarice/prodigality
-sloth
-wrath (midway through poem)
-envy
-pride
-gates
-ante-purgatory

10

ante-purgatory

before the gates, holds the late repentant

11

third terrace

wrath