Meaning and name origin
Cronus \c-ro-nus\ as a boy's name. Greek mythology: Cronus was the youngest Titan (predecessors of the Greek gods) and father of Zeus, Hades, Poseidon, and Demeter. He ruled over earth until he was overthrown by the Olympian gods, his children.
Cronus has 1 variant form: Cronan.
Cronus is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Cronus for boys (2014 statistics).