Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceHomework Help · 4 weeks ago

What is the significance of Goodman Brown's name in "Young Goodman Brown"? ?

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  • 4 weeks ago
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    It is a title for a man of social status below a gentleman, which is below a lord, etc. It is also ironic that Goodman Brown loses his wife Faith and therefore ceases to be a good man due to a lack of faith. 

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