Study Guide

Salomé Characters

Herod Antipas

Basically everyone is scared of making Herod angry."We must bear away the body to another place,"...

Salomé

You know, it's pretty easy to understand why Salomé acts the way she does. Really, it is....

Jokanaan

Jokanaan is a dude shrouded in mystery and surrounded by controversy. Some say he's a prophet....

Herodias

Herodias takes a lot of flak in Salomé. Jokanaan just keeps insulting her.And, to be fair,...

The Young Syrian

The young Syrian, also known as Narraboth, is the captain of Herod's guard. He's also a romantic,...

Page of Herodias

The Page is the young Syrian's best buddy—he's always looking out for him. He tells him...