The Clouds is a Greek comedy by Aristophanes that was first performed in 423 BC.


Read our full summary and analysis of The Clouds, scene by scene break-downs, and more.


See a complete list of the characters in The Clouds and in-depth analyses of Strepsiades, The Chorus of Clouds, and Socrates.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in The Clouds, from the major themes to motifs and symbols.


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Quick Quizzes

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Further Study

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