What Is Cronus The God Of?

What is Cronus known for?

Cronus is possibly the most famous of the Titans as he was the King and leader of his brothers fighting against Uranus and eventually the Olympian Gods.

Born of Uranus and Gaia, he was the wiliest and youngest of their offspring and perhaps the most powerful.

How did Zeus kill Cronus?

Zeus freed his siblings by slipping Cronus a “Vomit potion” (Bryant 106) that made him vomit Zeus’s siblings. Cronus used his weapon of choice which was the sickle, so he could kill his father, Uranus. Gaea made the sickle for Cronus so he could kill him and take over.

Which gods did Cronus eat?

Cronus learned from Gaia and Uranus that he was destined to be overcome by his own sons, just as he had overthrown his father. As a result, although he sired the gods Demeter, Hestia, Hera, Hades and Poseidon by Rhea, he devoured them all as soon as they were born to prevent the prophecy.

Are Chronos and Cronus the same?

Chronos and Cronus. So Cronus is the Titan of time and ages and the father of Zeus. Chronos is the personification of time.