Gender / Sex: boy (Dion's also a girl name)
Related Names: Dennis
Sounds Like: Don, Toon, Ton, Dan, Dann, Dain, Dean, Dino, Deyn, Deen, Den, Dionio, Doan, Donn, Dunn
Variant forms: Deion, Deon, Deonn, Deonys, Deyon, Diandre, Diondre, Dionte, Dondre
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 690
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3315
Dion \dion\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Dion), is pronounced DYE-on, DEE-on. It is of Greek origin. Short form of Dionysius. Diandre and Diondre are blends of Dion and Andre. Singer Dion (of Dion and the Belmonts); football player Deion Sanders.
Dion has 9 variant forms: Deion, Deon, Deonn, Deonys, Deyon, Diandre, Diondre, Dionte and Dondre.
For more information, see also the related name Dennis.
Baby names that sound like Dion are Don, Toon, Ton, Dan, Dann, Dain, Dean, Dino, Deyn, Deen, Den, Dionio, Doan, Donn and Dunn.
View a list of the 5 names that reference Dion.
Dion is a somewhat popular first name for men (#690 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3315 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)