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Aeneas
Protagonist of the Aeneid
Achates
Friend of Aeneas
Creusa
Aeneas's dead wife
Ascanius
Son of Aeneas, destined to rule Italy
Dido
Queen of Carthage, killed self over Aeneas's departure
Iarbas
African cheif, wants to marry Dido
Anna
Sister of Dido, encourages her to marry Aeneas
Illonieus
Messenger of the Trojans, secondary leader
Juno
Antagonist, Goddess
Venus
Aeneas's mother, Goddess
Cupid
Venus's son, messenger
Jupiter
King of the Gods
Sychaeus
Husbund of Dido, murdered.
Pygmalion
Killer of Sychaeus
Laocoon
Priest, necessary sacrafice, killed by the Serpents, Bull imagery
Sinon
Tricks the Trojans to take the horse into the city
Priam
King of Troy, killed by Pyrhus
Hecuba
Priams wife
Pyrhus/Neopltolomus
Son of Achilles,
Polites
Son of Priam, killed on alter
Helenus
Son of Priam, tells Aeneas of destiny
Celaeno
Queen of the Harpies
Mercury
Messenger of the Gods
Anchises
Father of Aeneas, dies on Sicily, goes to the Elysium
Palinurus
Steersman, falls of the boat
Deiphobus
Paris, chooses Venus in buety contest
Pallenteum
City of Evander
Vulcan
God of the Forge, makes Aeneas's shield
Evander
Ruler of city, joins Aeneas's side
Sibyl
Priestess of Apollo
Hercules
Hero who Aeneas is compared to. Worshiped by Evander