Given Name DIONE (1)

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Διωνη (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: DEE-AW-NE (Classical Greek), die-O-nee (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From Greek Διος (Dios) meaning "of ZEUS". By extension, it means "goddess". This was the name of an obscure Greek goddess who, according to some legends, was the mother of Aphrodite.

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Dione (2)

Categories

consorts of Zeus, goddesses, moons, moons of Saturn, mothers, titans
Entry updated December 8, 2017