Dionysius

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Dionysius, from Ancient Greek Διονύσιος (Dionúsios)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /daɪəˈnɪzɪəs/, /daɪəˈnɪsɪəs/

Proper noun[edit]

Dionysius

  1. An Ancient Greek male given name

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Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dionȳsius m (genitive Dionȳsiī); second declension

  1. A male given name equivalent to Dennis.
  2. tyrant of Syracuse

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Dionȳsius Dionȳsiī
genitive Dionȳsiī
Dionȳsī1
Dionȳsiōrum
dative Dionȳsiō Dionȳsiīs
accusative Dionȳsium Dionȳsiōs
ablative Dionȳsiō Dionȳsiīs
vocative Dionȳsī Dionȳsiī

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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