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Gender: Male Pronunciation: uh-NEE-us; ih-NEE-us Meaning of Aeneas: "the praised one" Origin of Aeneas: Greek

The name Aeneas is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "the praised one". Aeneas and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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He was the legendary son of Venus, hero of Troy and Rome, and broke the heart of Queen Dido of Carthage. Sure, its more challenging than Charlie - but if you're looking this name up, that's probably part of its appeal.

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june7rose Says:


It's pronounced uh-NEE-us, not A-neus or something, it's not vaguely biological, ladies. I would use it for a girl, but not a boy. Paris was the perfect Greek history/mythology name until Paris Hilton destroyed it for human use for the next century.