Cronus


Cronus
Synonyms and related words:
Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Ate, Athena, Bacchus, Ceres, Cora, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysus, Dis, Eros, Father Time, Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother, Hades, Helios, Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes, Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Jove, Juno, Jupiter, Jupiter Fidius, Jupiter Fulgur, Jupiter Optimus Maximus, Jupiter Pluvius, Jupiter Tonans, Kore, Kronos, Magna Mater, Mars, Mercury, Minerva, Mithras, Momus, Neptune, Nike, Olympians, Olympic gods, Ops, Orcus, Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Pluto, Poseidon, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus, Time, Venus, Vesta, Vulcan, Zeus, the greatest innovator

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • CRONUS — vulgo Niemen, fluv. Lithuaniae. Vide Chronius fluv …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cronus — from Gk. Kronos, youngest of the first generation of Titans, and their leader; of uncertain origin, but probably not related to Chronos, personification of time …   Etymology dictionary

  • Cronus — [krō′nəs] n. [L < Gr Kronos] Gr. Myth. a Titan who overthrows his father, Uranus, to become ruler of the universe and is himself overthrown by his son Zeus: identified with the Roman Saturn …   English World dictionary

  • Cronus — Not to be confused with Chronos, the personification of time. For other uses, see Cronus (disambiguation). Cronus Abode Earth Symbol …   Wikipedia

  • Cronus — /kroh neuhs/, n. Class. Myth. a Titan, son of Uranus and Gaea, who was dethroned by his son Zeus. Cf. Saturn. * * * or Cronos or Kronos In Greek religion, a male agricultural deity. He was the youngest of the 12 Titans borne by Uranus and Gaea,… …   Universalium

  • Cronus, S. — S. Cronus (Crosnus), ein Priester und Einsiedler in Aegypten, der im 4. Jahrh. zur Zeit des Rufinus lebte. (Mg.) …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

  • Cronus — noun Etymology: Latin, from Greek Kronos Date: 1664 a Titan dethroned by his son Zeus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cronus — noun The youngest of the twelve Titans, son of Uranus and Gaia; father to Zeus, Hades, and Poseidon (formerly known to the gods as “The Big Three”). Dethroned his father and was subsequently dethroned by his son …   Wiktionary

  • CRONUS — Objektorientiertes, betriebssystemunabhängiges (Netzbetriebs )System, entwickelt von BBN ( > The Matrix ) …   Acronyms

  • Cronus — Cro|nus also Kronos in Greek ↑mythology, a son of ↑Uranus and one of the Titans, who became ruler of the world until he was defeated by ↑Zeus. In Roman mythology his name is ↑Saturn …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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