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Who is "the Adversary of all Evil" in Dante's "Inferno"?

It's God. If you consult a commentary, they should all attest to that fact. You could also find the reference in Andrew Pinsent's The History of Evil in the Medieval Age: 450-1450 CE (Routledge: 2018)....
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Why is Dante's Magnum Opus Called a 'Divine Comedy'?

"Comedy" because it moves from darkness to light. "Divine" was Boccaccio's adjective, much like he used on "Divine Virgil" and "Divine Homer". First publication ...
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