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Crius

[ krahy-uhs ]
/ ˈkraɪ əs /
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noun Classical Mythology.

a Titan, the son of Uranus and Gaia.

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Origin of Crius

First recorded in 1730–40; from Latin Crius, from Greek kriós, of uncertain origin but later interpreted to be the same as kriós “ram, battering ram, constellation Aries”
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    Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
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