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Girl Name: Dionne

Name: Dionne
Pronunciation: \di(on)-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Greek
Related Names: Deanna, Diana
Sounds Like: Dianne, Dinae, Deonna, Deanne, Deionna, Dinny, Dinnie, Dyanne, Dianna, Diann, Danne, Donna, Donny, Donnie, Donni
Variant forms: Deiondra, Deon, Deonne, Dion, Diona, Diondra, Dione, Dionetta, Dionis, Dionna
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 945
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 4782

Description

Dionne \di(on)-ne\ as a girl's name is pronounced dee-AHN. It is of English origin. A feminine form of Dion (Greek) "follower of Dionysius". Greek mythology: Dione is the wife of Zeus and the mother of Aphrodite. The name is also a homonym for the French pronunciation of Diane. Singer Dionne Warwick.

Dionne has 10 variant forms: Deiondra, Deon, Deonne, Dion, Diona, Diondra, Dione, Dionetta, Dionis and Dionna.

For more information, see also related names Deanna and Diana.

Baby names that sound like Dionne are Dianne, Dinae, Deonna, Deanne, Deionna, Dinny, Dinnie, Dyanne, Dianna, Diann, Danne, Donna, Donny, Donnie and Donni.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Dionne.

Popularity

Dionne is a very popular first name for women (#945 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#4782 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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