Kronos/Saturn (Biographical details)

Kronos/Saturn (personification/emblem; deity; Roman; Greek; Male)

Also known as

Kronos/Saturn; Kronos; Saturn; Chronos; Cronos; Titan; Time


Titan (q.v.) and agricultural deity ruling on earth during the Golden Age; he castrated and deposed his father, Uranus (q.v.); father of Zeus/Jupiter (q.v.), by whom he and his fellow Titans were subsequently overthrown; later sometimes identified as the personification of Time (q.v.). Also used for the personification of the planet Saturn.