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See also: dion, díon, and dìon

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Δίων (Díōn). Also a medieval English and French diminutive of Dionysius (Dennis).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dion

  1. A male given name.
  2. A surname​.

AnagramsEdit


CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Dion, borrowed from Ancient Greek Δίων (Díōn). Also from English Dione, from Latin Dionē (mother of Venus), from Ancient Greek Διώνη (Diṓnē, mother of Aphrodite). The male and female names are often confused. Also a clipping of Dionisio.

Proper nounEdit

Dion

  1. a male given name
  2. a female given name

EsperantoEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dion

  1. accusative of Dio

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dion m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notesEdit

  • son of Dion: Dionsson
  • daughter of Dion: Dionsdóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Dion
Accusative Dion
Dative Dioni
Genitive Dions

FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dion

  1. A surname​.

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Diōn m (genitive Diōnis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of Diō
DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular
nominative Diōn
genitive Diōnis
dative Diōnī
accusative Diōnem
ablative Diōne
vocative Diōn

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Dīon n (genitive Dīī); second declension

  1. Alternative form of Dīum
DeclensionEdit

Second declension, Greek type, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Dīon
genitive Dīī
dative Dīō
accusative Dīon
ablative Dīō
vocative Dīon
locative Dīī

ReferencesEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French Dion.

Proper nounEdit

Dion ?

  1. A surname​.