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Κρόν-ιος , α, ον, (Κρόνος)
A.of Cronos or Saturn, “ Κρόνιε παῖA.Pr.577, Pi.O.2.12; K. ἅλς the Adriatic, A.R.4.327, 509; but K. πόντος the North Sea, Orph.A.1081.
b. Astrol., Κρόνιον ὄμμα εἰς τὸν οἶκον ἐνέσκηψε, i.e. disaster, Hld.2.24.
2. Κρόνια (sc. ἱερά), τά, festival of Cronos at Athens on the twelfth of Hecatombaeon (hence called μὴν Κρόνιος, Plu.Thes.12); “ὄντων ΚρονίωνD.24.26; K. “ἐνστάντωνAlciphr.3.57; later, = Lat. Saturnalia, D.H.4.14, Plu.2.272e, etc.
3. Κρόνιον (sc. ὄρος), τό, the hill of Cronos, near Olympia, Pi.O.1.111; = Lat. templum Saturm, D.C. 45.17.
4. Κρόνιον, τό, = δελφίνιον, Ps.-Dsc.3.73.
II. = Κρονικός 11, Κρονίων ὄζειν to smell of the dark ages, Ar.Nu.398, cf. loc.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 577
    • Demosthenes, Against Timocrates, 26
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.327
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.509
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 398
    • Plutarch, Theseus, 12
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 4.14
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 45.17
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