Given Name DIONYSIOS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Διονυσιος (Greek)

Meaning & History

Greek personal name derived from the name of the Greek god DIONYSOS. Famous bearers include two early tyrants of Syracuse and a 1st-century BC Greek rhetorician.
VARIANT: Dionysius (Ancient Greek)
DIMINUTIVE: Dion (Ancient Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Deion, Deon (African American), Dionysius (Biblical), Denis (Croatian), Denis (Czech), Dennis (Dutch), Denis, Dennis, Den, Denny, Deon, Dion (English), Denis (French), Denis, Dennis (German), Dionysos (Greek Mythology), Dénes (Hungarian), Dionisio (Italian), Tenney (Medieval English), Dionísio (Portuguese), Dênis, Diniz (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Dinis (Portuguese (European)), Denis, Dionisie (Romanian), Denis (Russian), Denis, Dionýz (Slovak), Denis (Slovene), Dionisio (Spanish), Denys (Ukrainian)