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Titan of Capitol, wealth, agriculture, liberation, and time
Lucius Appuleius Saturninus.jpg
Saturn driving a quadriga on the reverse of a denarius issued by Saturninus
Symbol Sickle, scythe
Temple Temple of Saturn
Festivals The Saturnalia
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Consort Ops
Children Jupiter, Neptune, Pluto, Juno, Ceres and Vesta
Parents Caelus and Terra
Siblings Janus, Ops
Greek equivalent Cronus

Saturn (Latin: Saturnus) was a Roman god of agriculture and harvest. He is the Roman form of the Greek titan Kronos. He was the father of Ceres, Jupiter, Veritas and others. The day Saturday and planet Saturn are named after the Roman god.

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