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Gender: Male Origin of Cronus: Greek mythology name

The name Cronus is a boy's name of Greek origin. Cronus and is often added to lists like Ancient Roman Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

A Titan in Greek mythology, would not work in the modern world.

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Famous People Named Cronus

Pop Culture References for the name Cronus

Cronus Ampora, troll in webcomic "Homestuck"
Cronus, character on TV's "Stargate"


Zelliew Says:


Is this a new computer-age name?

clairels Says:


Now all I can think of is Cronuts.

lesliemarion Says:


Devoured his own kids, Crohn's disease, an old crone… It lacks the majesty of Magnus too.