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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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It was just a freak thing," Eneas said of the way Derickson-Hall fell and ended up in front of the bull.
Mostly these pairings are male, such as in Boss Grady's Boys, Eneas McNulty and his earlier novel for young readers, Macker's Garden; but he can create equally delicate and lasting bonds of affections between women, (the sisters-in-law Sarah and Hannah in Prayers of Sherkin, the cousins Sarah Cullen and Annie Dunne in Annie's novel, the two nuns in Fred and Jane, and, for contrast, the two chorus girls in The Only True History of Lizzie Finn.
This essay will briefly sketch in this bifurcated ex-Confederate history but then move to a consideration of the ways in which representative Reconstruction texts--especially Edwards's Eneas Africanus--and the various journals, diaries, and literary works of the "Confederados" in Brazil contain multiple reflections on concepts of colonization, immigration, and ethnicity.
Elucidating this thesis with reference to such Victorian theorists of poetry as John Keble, John Henry Newman, Eneas Dallas, Matthew Arnold, and Stopford Brooke, Scheinberg argues that, on the one hand, the reliance upon typological thinking in Victorian aesthetics and theology (familiar to us from the work of George P.
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The models of consent proposed by Eneas in the Dido and Lavine episodes are rewritten by Chretien, who acts as an intermediary for Renaut's sophisticated problematizing of the issue in his open-ended romance.
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