Dion

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Male Male Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Faroe Islands Faroese

Origin and Meaning

1) Creative spelling of John (English pronunciation) [1]

2) Short form of Dionysius [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

Dion
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Faroese Finish Norwegian Swedish
Djóni
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Faroese
Djorn
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Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish

For female forms see Diona

Name Day

Denmark Denmark

6 July

Grammar

Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Dion
Accusative: Dion
Dative: Dioni
Genitive: Dions

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 415 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
2 2 220 253
Norway Norway[7]
0 n.a. 55 n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
0 0 n.a. 37
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Dion(m) Sources: [6][5][7][8]

Sources: [6] [5] [7] [8]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi