Aeneas

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Aeneas, from Ancient Greek Αἰνείας (Aineias).

Proper noun[edit]

Aeneas

  1. (Greek mythology) A Trojan hero and the legendary ancestor of Romans.
  2. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used as an anglicisation of Aonghas in Scotland and Ireland.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Αἰνείας (Aineias).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Aenēās m (genitive Aenēae); first declension

  1. Aeneas

Inflection[edit]

First declension, Greek type masculine in -ās.

Number Singular
nominative Aenēās
genitive Aenēae
dative Aenēae
accusative Aenēān
ablative Aenēā
vocative Aenēa