The Comedy of Errors has 15 named characters.
Antipholus of Ephesus - Antipholus of Epehesus is a well-respected merchant in Ephesus. He is the son of Emilia the Abess and Egeon; the twin brother of Antipholus of Syracus; the husband of Adriana. He is considered one of the lead characters.
Dromio of Ephesus - Dromio of Ephesus is the comedical slave of Antipholus of Ephesus. He is the twin brother of Dromio of Syracuse.
Adriana - A fierece and jealous woman, she is the wife of Antipholus of Ephasus and the sister of Luciana.
Luciana - The unmarried sister of Adriana is a gentle woman. She is the one whom Antpholus of Syracuse loves.
Merchant 1 - A friend of Antipholus of Syracuse.
Merchant 2 - The tradesman whom Angelo is in debt.
Balthasar - A merchant who is good friends with Antipholus of Ephesus.
Luce - Antipholus of Ephesus and Adriana's maid and the wife of Dromio of Ephesus.
Angelo - A goldsmith and friend of Antipholus of Epehesus.
Emilia the Abess - Long-lost wife of Egeon and mother of both Antipholus.
Doctor Pinch - A strange schoolteacher.
Duke Solinus - The meriful and wise Duke of Ephesus.
Antipholus of Syracuse - A traveler who has been searching for his long-lost family members for decades. He is the son of Emilia the Abess and Egeon and the twin brother of Antipholus of Ephesus. He is considered one of the lead characters.
Dromio of Syracuse - The comedical slave of Antipholus of Syracuse. He is the twin brother of Dromio of Ephesus.
Egeon - He is the father of the Antipholus twins and husband of Emilia the Abess. He is sentenced to death at the beginning of the play.