What are some similarities between Saturn and Cronus?
Saturn is Cronus. Cronus was his greek name, Saturn his roman name.
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What is the average distance between the Earth and Saturn known as?
Not sure what you mean with "known as"; there is no special name for this distance, if that's what you mean. ...
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What does your planet Saturn name mean?
All the planets are named after Roman gods (Mercury, Mars and so on). Saturn was the Roman equivalent of the Greek god Kronos the Titan, who was the father of Zeus and his 5 brothers and sisters. The name Saturn is possibly from the Latin word for "to sow" as Saturn was the Roman god of agriculture amongst other things. ...