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Name Deon

Meaning:dedicated to DionysosTools:

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Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Dean, Deion, Devon, Devon, Dion, Don, Keon, Leon, León, Léon     Details
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About Dennis/Denise, the group of names with the same origin as Deon

Meaning/translation:dedicated to Dionysos
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:from the Greek name Dionysios which means dedicated to Dionysos
 in Greek mythology Dionysos is the god of wine, a son of Zeus and Semele
 the name of the god consists of dios (of Zeus) and nysa, the name of a legendary mountain
 known from Saint Dionysius (3rd century AD), one of the 14 Holy Helpers
 the French city of Saint Denis is named after this saint
Words:dios = of Zeus  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers, Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:7:Dennis Germany/West 1986,  7:Denisa Romania 2009,  13:Denis Romania 2009,  16:Dinis Portugal 2011,  26:Denise Austria/Vienna 2000,  77:Dénes Hungary 2002,  98:Denisse Mexico 2010,  115:Dion Switzerland/German 2013,  472:Deon USA 1994,  693:Denisha USA 1994
Somehow related to:Sidney/Sidney, Zeus
Old/original forms:Dionysios Old Greek, Dionysius Latin
Name variants:Denice, Denisa, Denise, Denisha, Denisse, Dionisia, Dionne, Dénes, Denis, Dennis, Denny, Denys, Deon, Dinis, Dion, Dionigi, Dionisio, Dionte, Dionys, Dionysius   Sortable list   Details

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USA decades 1990-1999 522
USA yearlyGraph2013 936,  2012 985,  2011 979,  2010 884,  2009 831,  2008 827,  2007 785,  2006 845,  2005 829,  2004 815,  2003 721,  2002 692,  2001 742,  2000 607,  1999 613,  1998 613,  1997 577,  1996 511,  1995 483,  1994 4721993 500