Dione

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Etymology[edit]

Latin Dionē (mother of Venus), from Ancient Greek Διώνη (Diṓnē, mother of Aphrodite)

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Dione f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Nymphalidae — certain butterflies.

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IPA(key): /daɪˈoʊni/

Proper noun[edit]

Dione

  1. (Greek mythology) Mother of Aphrodite, and possibly the same as the goddess Rhea.
  2. (astronomy) The fourth largest moon of Saturn.
  3. A female given name.

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