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Headword: Κρόνια
Adler number: kappa,2466
Translated headword: Kronia
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
A festival held in honour of Kronos and the mother of the gods.
Greek Original:
Κρόνια: ἑορτὴ ἀγομένη Κρόνῳ καὶ μητρὶ τῶν θεῶν.
Note:
cf. kappa 2470, and see generally H.W. Parke, Festivals of the Athenians (London 1977) 29-30 (12th Hekatombaion). The main feature of the festival in classical times and later was a holiday for slaves, who were allowed to dine with their masters.
Keywords: chronology; daily life; definition; ethics; food; geography; mythology; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 22 April 2003@11:47:59.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Added keyword; set status) on 5 October 2003@17:45:56.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 6 October 2003@05:57:54.
David Whitehead on 18 March 2013@06:17:43.

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