- any of the sons of Uranus and Gaea, including Coeus, Crius, Cronus, Hyperion, Iapetus, and Oceanus.
- Also Ti·tan·ess. any of the sisters of these, including Mnemosyne, Phoebe, Rhea, Tethys, Themis, and Thia.
- any of the offspring of the children of Uranus and Gaea.
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Kip Pardue What you remember him from: Playing Sunshine, the new guy with long hair in Remember the Titans.The Most Random Old TV Stars to Appear on ‘Mad Men’|Kevin Fallon|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In those days, the hard right had no real influence among the titans of corporate America.Can a Senator Stop a Union? Bob Corker Is Certainly Trying|Michael Tomasky|February 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Titans ended up with the ball back in their hands on their 12-yard line with 1:48 to go.Seahawks-Broncos and 7 Other Thrilling Super Bowl Matchups|Ben Jacobs|February 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The new team, which initially called itself the Titans, soon became the more modern Jets.New York City Is the Storied Football Capital of the USA|Ben Jacobs|January 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Eurynome is represented by some as one of the Titans, the wife of Ophion.The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911)|Charles Mills Gayley
He rather answers to one of the race of Titans, and especially to Prometheus, the son of a Titan.Modern Mythology|Andrew Lang
They are the Titans who carried Olympus by assault, and who will soon stand victors upon Sinai's crags.The Ghosts|Robert G. Ingersoll
Before the Trojan war we used to talk of the rebellion of the Titans, but that business now is an old almanac.The Infernal Marriage|Benjamin Disraeli
Perhaps it is a reference to the Greek tale that Hyperion, one of the Titans, was the father of the sun.The Aeneid of Virgil|Virgil