noun Ae·ne·as \i-ˈnē-əs\

Definition of AENEAS

:  a son of Anchises and Aphrodite, defender of Troy, and hero of Virgil's Aeneid

Origin of AENEAS

Latin, from Greek Aineias
First Known Use: 14th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: AeneolithicPrevious Word in the Dictionary: A endAll Words Near: Aeneas
June 29, 2015
expeditious Hear it
efficient or prompt
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears