Definition of Titan


Titan, in Greek Mythology, is the name given to ancient gods who preceded the Olympians and were one of the twelve the children of Uranus (Heaven) and Gaia (Earth): Oceanus (god of ocean), Hyperion (god of sun), Coeus, Crius, Iapetus, Mnemosyne, Cronus (god of Time), Rhea, Tethys, Theia, Phoebe and Themis. They were lead by Cronus and overthrew Uranus. Later, the son of Cronus, Zeus, rebelled against his father and eventually defeated the Titans.

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