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This article is about the primeval Greek god of time. For the leader of the Titans and father of Zeus, see Cronus.

Chronos ("CHRONOS" in Latin, Khronos in Greek, and Chronus in English) was the Greek Primordial God of Time. He was often confused with Cronus, the Titan God of Agriculture and Destructive Forces of Time. His consort was Anance and he is often portrayed as "Father Time". He is numbered among the Protogenoi, who emerged at the time of creation.

Chronos sleeping on a grave

Aditionally Chronus often confused with Porus and in Platonic myths Porus identified with Chronus and his wife Penia identified with Ananke.