Twelve Major Characters in Cavanila’s Choices
Cavanila: The central character of the book. A young Minoan Priestess.
Bardok: The commander of Minos’s navy.
Rhadamantis: Cavanila’s father. The regent and high priest of Thera.
Minos: The King and High Priest of all Minoa and Rhadamantis’ brother.
Minos’ father: Also known as Minos.
Toran: Bardok’s father and former commander of the Minoa navy.
Zardik: The second in command of Bardok’s ships.
Jenora: The High Priestess of all Minoa.
Handoro: Chamberlain to both Minoses.
Jawana: Regent of Phaestos,
Rhitori: A scribe.
Alkabar and Alpada: Father and son goldsmiths.
Other characters (in alphabetical order)
Dorella: Rhitori’s girlfriend.
Drondak: The commander of Minos’s guard.
Gantaros: The commander of Rhadamantis’s guards
Gridawi: Rhadamantis’s harbormaster.
Hekton: An old priest at Akrotiri.
Kori: The commander of the Mycenean expedition.
Kodamta: The ship captain who takes Rhadamantis back to Thera.
Lendor: A ship commander under Bardok.
Leroma: Cavanila’s elderly maid.
Lovana: Bardok’s wife who died in childbirth.
Mikami: Rhadamantis’s favorite concubine.
Negorti: One of Jenora”s senior priests.
Parik: The captain of the ship that accompanies Kodamta back to Thera.
Reda: Toran’s housekeeper.
Rengori: Alpada”s younger brother
Sarpedon: King Minos’s other brother.
Serivida: The high priestess of Thera.
Suvlana: The high priestess under King Minos’s father.
Torulus: Minos’s man-servant.
Tuma: Jenora’s personal maid who later becomes a maid for Cavanila.
Vactor: A senior ship commander under Bardok