DON PEDRO, Prince of Arragon.
Leonato, Governor of Mesina.
Don John, Bastard Brother to Don Pedro.
Claudio, a young Lord of Florence, Favourite to Don
Benedick, a young Lord of Padua, favour'd likewise by
Balthasar, Servant to Don Pedro.
Antonio, Brother to Leonato.
Borachio, Confident to Don John.
Conrade, Friend to Borachio.
Hero, Daughter to Leonato.
Beatrice, Niece to Leonato.
Marineto }ewo Gentlewomen, attending on Hero.
A Friar, Mesenger, Watch, Town-Clerk, Sexton, and
SCENE, Meffina in Sicily.