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In Greek mythology, Aenete (Greek: Αἰνήτη) was the daughter of Eusorus, and wife of Aeneus, by whom she had a son, Cyzicus, the founder of the town of this name. In some traditions she is called Aenippe.[1][2]

Apollonius Account[edit]

"And about the isthmus and the plain the Doliones had their dwelling, and over them Cyzicus son of Aeneus was king, whom Aenete the daughter of goodly Eusorus bare."[3]


  1. ^ Orphic Argonautica 502
  2. ^ Schmitz, Leonhard (1867), "Aenete", in Smith, William, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, 1, p. 34 
  3. ^ Apollonius of Rhodes, Argonautica Book I.950 Translated by Seaton, R. C. Loeb Classical Library Volume 001. London, William Heinemann Ltd, 1912.