Kronos Sentence Examples
Gaia made a flint sickle and invited Kronos and his brothers to kill Uranus.
It is true that childsacrifice in connexion with fire prevailed among the Phoenicians, and, according to the Greeks, the deity honoured with these grisly rites was Kronos (identified with the Phoenician El, "God").
There, according to legend, she saved the new-born Zeus, her sixth child, from being devoured by Kronos by substituting a stone for him and entrusting the infant god to the care of her attendants the Curetes.
Max Muller, for example, connects Kronos (Kpbvos) with xpbvos, "time "; Preller with Kpatvw, " I fulfil," and so forth.
In historic times the resemblances between Rhea and the Asiatic Great Mother, Phrygian Cybele, were so noticeable that the Greeks accounted for them by regarding the latter as only their own Rhea, who had deserted her original home in Crete and fled to the mountain wilds of Asia Minor to escape the persecution of Kronos (Strabo 469, 12).Advertisement
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Pandora's Box is hidden in the desert, hidden in a great temple chained to the back of the last remaining titan -- Kronos.
To find Kronos, Kratos must defeat the 3 sirens.
Once Kronos is found, Kratos climbs for 3 whole days to finally reach the temple entrance.