a mythical Greek warrior who was a leader on the Trojan side of the Trojan War; hero of the Aeneid
hero of Troy in Homer's Iliad. The Augustan writer Virgil uses the Homeric story as the beginning of his own work, The Aeneid, in which Aeneas travels to Italy and founds Rome.
Hero of Greek mythology and literature. Son of Anchises and the goddess Aphrodite. In the Iliad, he is a Trojan leader who is very pious towards the gods.