Dion

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See also: dion, díon, and dìon

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dion

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

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Esperanto[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dion

  1. accusative of Dio

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dion m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Dion
Accusative Dion
Dative Dioni
Genitive Dions

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Diōn m (genitive Diōnis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of Diō
Declension[edit]

Third declension.

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

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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dīon n (genitive Dīī); second declension

  1. Alternative form of Dīum
Declension[edit]

Second declension, Greek type, with locative.

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

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