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Κρόνος , , Cronos, Hes.Th.137, Op.111, Il.8.479, 14.203, A.Pr. 203, Eu.641; οἷς δὴ βασιλεὺς K. ἦν 'in the golden age', Cratin.165;
A. ἐπὶ Κρόνου βίοςArist.Ath.16.7.—Later interpreted as, = χρόνος, cf. Arist.Mu.401a15.
2. τοῦ K. (sc. ἀστήρ) the planet Saturn, Id.Metaph.1073b35, Mu.392a24, 399a11; so later Κρόνος, , Placit.2.32.1, Cleom.2.7; τοῦ K. ἡμέρα Saturday, D.C.37.16.
II. nickname for a dotard, old fool, Ar.Nu.929, V.1480, Pl.Euthd.287b, Hyp.Fr. 252.
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    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 641
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 203
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 1480
    • Aristotle, Constitution of the Athenians, 16.7
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 137
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 111
    • Homer, Iliad, 14.203
    • Homer, Iliad, 8.479
    • Plato, Euthydemus, 287b
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 929
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 37.16
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