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Aeneas

(ē`nēəs, ĭnē`–), palsied man whom Peter cured in the Acts of the Apostles.

Aeneas

(ĭnē`əs), in Greek mythology, a Trojan, son of AnchisesAnchises
, in Greek mythology, member of the ruling family of Troy; father of Aeneas by Aphrodite. When Anchises boasted of the goddess's love, Zeus crippled or, in some versions of the legend, blinded him.
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 and Aphrodite. After the fall of Troy he escaped, bearing his aged father on his back. He stayed at Carthage with Queen Dido, then went to Italy, where his descendants founded Rome. The deeds of Aeneas are the substance of the great Roman epic, the Aeneid of VergilVergil
or Virgil
(Publius Vergilius Maro) , 70 B.C.–19 B.C., Roman poet, b. Andes dist., near Mantua, in Cisalpine Gaul; the spelling Virgil is not found earlier than the 5th cent. A.D. Vergil's father, a farmer, took his son to Cremona for his education.
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Aeneas

Trojan hero; legendary founder of Roman race. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
See: Heroism

Aeneas

carried his father Anchises from burning Troy. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
See: Loyalty
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Its effects on resources important to people were probably complex, but colder river temperatures likely favoured Labeobarbus aeneus over Labeo capensis (Arthington et al.
1989, 1994): green salamander [Aneides aeneus (Cope & Packard)], eastern woodrat [Neotoma floridana (Ord)], Virginia big-eared bat [Plecotus townsendii (Cooper) subsp.
milleri share the habitat with Poecilia mexicana Steindachner, Priapella chamulae Schartl, Meyer & Wilde, Xiphophorus hellerii Heckel, Heterandria bimaculata Heckel (all Poeciliidae), Astyanax aeneus Gunther (Characidae), Atherinella alvarezi Diaz Pardo (Atherinopsidae), 'Cichlasoma' salvini Gunther, Thorichthys helleri Steindachner, Vieja bifasciata Steindachner (all Cichlidae), and Gobiomorus dormitor Lacepede (Eleotridae) (see also Tobler et al.
Desmognathus aeneus Brown and Bishop (seepage salamander) and Eurycea junaluska Sever, Dundee, and Sullivan (Junaluska salamander) are listed as species "in need of management" by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (2002) and the Tennessee Natural Heritage Program (2001).
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66 R R mexicanus Mololhnis Bronzed Cowbird PR aeneus Molothnts Brown-headed Cowbird PR 0.
Judge Aeneus McCarthy imposed a two-month sentence for assaulting the driver and a further two months for breaching the peace by shouting "rape".
tigrinum (Green), tiger salamander I Family Salamandridae (newts) Notophthalmus viridescens (Rafinesque), eastern new I Family Plethodontidae (lungless salamanders) Aneides aeneus (Cope & Packard), green salamander SE Desmognathus fuscus (Green), northern SE dusky salamander Eurycea cirrigera (Green), two-lined salamander C, S E.
The Bronzed Drongo Dicrurus aeneus (WG, BS) and Crow-billed Drongo D.
The objective of this study was to describe the reproductive pattern of female Sceloporus aeneus, a species endemic to central Mexico.
Mum Florence Ogbubor, from Knocknacarra in Galway, and dad Tomasin Gbadamosi appeared before Judge Aeneus McCarthy and pleaded guilty to abandoning the child in a manner likely to cause unnecessary suffering.
The pollen beetle Meligethes aeneus changes egg production rate to match host quality.