may refer to the following persons:
- Epaenetus (Greek:Ἐπαίνετος, praised), a Christian at Rome to whom Paul sent his salutation. Epaenetus was one of the first Christians and beloved friend of Paul.
- Epaenetus (633 -632 BC), an Archon of Athens.
- Epaenetus, son of Silanus, a Macedonian Tethrippon winner at Lykaia in 308 BC.
- Epaenetus, admiral of Ptolemy I Soter. He and Agis managed to suppress the revolt of Cyrene, Libya in 312 BC.
- Epaenetus of Andros, a lover of Neaira.
- Epaenetus, a culinary author frequently referred to by Athenaeus, who wrote one work "On Fishes and another "On the Art of Cookery".