Time Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Time


  1. Antevorta goddess of the future. [Rom. Myth.: Kravitz, 24]
  2. Cronos (Rom. Saturn) Titan; god of the world and time. [Gk. and Rom. Myth.: Kravitz, 69]
  3. dance of Shiva symbolizes the passage of time. [Hindu Tradition: Cirlot, 76]
  4. Father Time classic personification of time with scythe and hourglass. [Art: Hall, 119]
  5. Marcel the fast ebbing of time impels him to devote his life to recording it. [Fr. Lit.: Proust Remembrance of Things Past]
  6. ring represents the cyclical nature of time. [Pop. Culture: Cirlot, 273–274]
  7. river represents the irreversible passage of time. [Pop. Culture: Cirlot, 274]
  8. Skulda Norn of future time. [Norse Myth.: Wheeler, 260]
  9. Urda Norn of time past. [Norse Myth.: Wheeler, 260]
  10. Verdandi Norn of time present. [Norse Myth.: Wheeler, 260]
  11. white poplar traditional symbol of time. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
  12. Years, The the seven decades of Eleanor Pargiter’s life. [Br. Lit.: Benét, 1109]

Timelessness (See AGELESSNESS, IMMORTALITY.)