English- The Merchant of Venice- Character Map

Lancelet Clown, servant of Shylock then Bassiano
Shylock Jew, seen as the villain, greedy for revenge on Antonio, loans money to Antonio
Jessica Shylock’s daughter, runs away to marry Lorenzo
Bassiano Goes to Belmont to compete for Portia’s marriage
Antonio Borrows money from Shylock but doesn’t repay it; gives it to Bassiano
Lorenzo Friend of Bassiano, runs away to marry Jessica
Portia Has the caskets but doesn’t want to