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Who are the 15 main characters in El Filibusterismo?

Who are the 15 main characters in El Filibusterismo?


  • Isagani.
  • Senor Pasta.
  • Padre Florentino (mentioned)
  • Don Custodio (mentioned)
  • Padre Irene (mentioned)
  • Padre Fernandez (mentioned)
  • Padre Sibyla (mentioned)
  • High Official (mentioned)

Who are the other characters in El Filibusterismo?

Major characters

  • Simoun – Crisóstomo Ibarra in disguise, presumed dead at the end of Noli Me Tángere.
  • Basilio – son of Sisa and another character from Noli Me Tángere.
  • Isagani – Basilio’s friend.
  • Father Florentino – Isagani’s uncle and a retired priest.
  • Father Fernández – a Dominican who was a friend of Isagani.

Who is the hero in the novel El Filibusterismo?

Juan Crisóstomo Ibarra
A dark, brooding, at times satirical novel of revenge, unfulfilled love, and tragedy, the Fili (as it is popularly referred to) still has as its protagonist Juan Crisóstomo Ibarra.

Who was the key character of the opera El Filibusterismo?

-The major character is Crisostomo Ibarra and he disguised as Simoun n search for his beloved Maria Clara. He arrives aboard a steamship along with passengers from different walks of life.

Who is Juliana de Dios?

Juli, full name Juliana de Dios, was a resident of San Diego and the daughter of Cabesang Tales. After her father was abducted by bandits, she did whatever she could to raise enough ransom money.

Which character is the vice rector of the University of Santo Tomas?

Padre Sibyla
Vice-rector of UST, Padre Sibyla is extremely religious and conservative. Most of his decisions are influenced by his loyalty to the school and because of this, his choices conflict with the students and with priests of different orders.

Who is Juanito Pelaez?

Juanito Pelaez is said to have been born an Indio with mestizo blood. Juanito Pelaez was a prankster as a child and would often trick people, then hide behind others. As a result, him crouching by hiding so often caused him to always look like he has a hump on his back. Juanito Pelaez is currently a student in UST.

Who is simoun Ibarra?

Simoun is the main character in Jose Rizal’s two El Filibusterismo novels. As Crisostomo Ibarra (which is his real name), he is the main protagonist in Rizal’s first novel, Noli Me Tangere. In Rizal’s second novel, he returns as a rich jewelry salesman, Simoun.

What is the main story of El Filibusterismo?

Juan Crisostomo Ibarra has changed his name and identity to a rich jeweler named Simoun. In disguise, he travels the world amassing wealth, which he intends to use to topple the corrupt and abusive regime in his native land.

Who composed the opera Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo?

Felipe Padilla de León
El Filibusterismo (Subversion) is an opera in 3 acts by Felipe Padilla de León with libretto by Anthony Morli. The opera was closely based on a novel by José Rizal by the same name. It is the sequel of Noli me Tangere, another novel by Rizal which was also adapted as an opera by the same composer.

Who is the villain in El Filibusterismo?

Simoun is the main character in Jose Rizal’s two El Filibusterismo novels.

Who is Julie in El Filibusterismo?

What does El Filibusterismo by Jose Rizal mean?

El Filibusterismo means “Reign of Greed” in English. El Filibusterismo, the second novel written by Jose Rizal, is a sequel to his first novel Noli me Tangere. El Filibusterismo, which has an English alternate title of “ Reign of Greed,” was written in Spanish, just like the Noli Me Tangere.

Who is Simoun in the book El Filibusterismo?

Crisostomo Ibarra in disguise, left for dead at the end of Noli Me Tangere. Ibarra has resurfaced as the wealthy jeweler, Simoun, sporting a beard, blue-tinted glasses, and a revolver.

Who is Paulita Gomez in El Filibusterismo?

Paulita Gomez is the girlfriend of Isagani and the niece of Dona Victorina, who is a Peninsular. Macaraig is a classmate of Isagani at the University of Santo Tomas and a rich student who serves as the leader of students who wish for the construction of the Academia de Castellano.

Who is Ben Zayb in El Filibusterismo?

Ben-Zayb – The pseudonym of Abraham Ibañez, a journalist who believes he is the “only” one thinking in the Philippines. Ben-Zayb is an anagram of Ybanez, an alternate spelling of his name.