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Gender Masculine
Scripts Διονυσος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. DEE-O-NUY-SOS(Classical Greek)
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Meaning & History

From Greek Διος (Dios) meaning "of ZEUS" combined with NYSA, the name of the region where young Dionysos was said to have been raised. In Greek mythology Dionysos was the god of wine, revelry, fertility and dance. He was the son of Zeus and Semele.
Other Languages & CulturesDionysios(Ancient Greek)


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