Cronus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Cronus (Greek mythology) the supreme god until Zeus dethroned him; son of Uranus and Gaea in ancient Greek mythology; identified with Roman Saturn
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Cronus See Kronos.
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Usage

In literature:

We shall apply the same explanation to the Greek myth of Gaea and of the mutilation of Cronus.
"Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1" by Andrew Lang
He might also, if he cared, adduce the solar stone of Delphi, fabled to have been swallowed by Cronus.
"In the Wrong Paradise" by Andrew Lang
The youngest child of the Greek Heaven and Earth was 'Cronus of crooked counsel, who ever hated his mighty sire.
"Custom and Myth" by Andrew Lang
They changed this to Kironus, which they contracted Cronus; and out of it made a particular God.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I." by Jacob Bryant
Curetes worshipped Cronus: so that Cronus and Cuclops were the same.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.)" by Jacob Bryant
Zeus is not always the questionable son of Cronus, nor the gods always the mythologic Olympians.
"Short Studies on Great Subjects" by James Anthony Froude
Cronus was so enraged at being circumvented that war between the father and son became inevitable.
"Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens
Cronus and Philyra, a sea nymph.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
The work professes to be an interpretation of an allegorical picture in the temple of Cronus at Athens or Thebes.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
Let us now examine the myth of Cronus, and the explanations which have been given by scholars.
"Custom and Myth" by Andrew Lang
The same tale was told of Cronus and Philyra.
"Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Andrew Lang
He had a son, Cronus, who drove him from his kingdom.
"Ancient Faiths And Modern A Dissertation upon Worships, Legends and Divinities" by Thomas Inman
The egg in this instance also proceeds from the pre-eminent Unity, the Serpent God, the "Incomparable Cronus," or Hercules.
"Ophiolatreia" by Anonymous
Ceres (Demeter), daughter of Cronus and Rhea, and one of Jupiter's numerous consorts, was goddess of agriculture and civilization.
"Myths of Greece and Rome" by H. A. Guerber
The real Trimurtti of the Greeks and Latians consisted of Cronus, Jupiter and Mars, Brahma, Vishnu and Siva.
"The Masculine Cross" by Anonymous
Philo of Byblus makes it the most ancient city of Phoenicia, founded by Cronus, i.e.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

At NAB, Telex/RTS introduced the RTS Cronus Digital Matrix Intercom, a 32-port system occupying two rack units.
I'm considering upgrading my Rogue Cronus integrated tube amp to the Belles 150 Ref and possibly a Manley Shrimp.
Zeus & Cronus in the Fast Lane in Slovakia.
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In science:

For Cronus (Chen et al., 2012), we use a cascade with a maximum of 10 nodes.
Cost-Sensitive Tree of Classifiers
Compared with Cronus, CSTC has the ability to identify features that are most beneļ¬cial to different groups of inputs.
Cost-Sensitive Tree of Classifiers
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