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Who are the Titans in Greek myth?

Titans. The Titans were the deities in Greek mythology that preceded the Olympians. They were the children of the primordial deities Uranus (heaven) and Gaea (earth). The Titans included Oceanus, Tethys, Hyperion, Theia, Coeus, Phoebe, Cronus, Rhea, Mnemosyne, Themis, Crius and Iapetus.

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Likewise, people ask, what happened to the Titans in Greek mythology?

The ruler of the Titans was Cronus who was de-throned by his son Zeus. Most of the Titans fought with Cronus against Zeus and were punished by being banished to Tartarus. During their rule the Titans were associated with the various planets.

Likewise, who came before the Titans in Greek mythology? That Existed Before The Olympic Gods Out of the spinning chaos before time began three forces or beings emerged. One was Erebus, or darkness. The next was Gaea, the Earth-Mother. The third was Eros, or irrational desire.

Beside above, what is the difference between a god and a Titan?

The word "Titan" is used to denote a class of mythological entities that existed before "Gods" were born and Titans are usually used to describe the creation of the world. All titans were born from Uranus (Sky) and Gaia (Earth), which were the first mythological creatures to be created when the world was formed.

What were the Titans known for?

The Titans. The mighty Titans were a powerful race that ruled the world before Olympians, in a time of the Golden Age of men. They were immortal giants of incredible strength and knowledge of old religion rituals and magic. They are also known as the Elder Gods and their dwelling place was at Mount Othrys.

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