Name Dionysos

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dionysos

Dionysos is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Dionysos

Dionysos is a name from Greek mythology. He is a son of Zeus and the god of of the grape-harvest, of wine, of fertility and fruit, vegetation, insanity and ritual madness.

Meaning of Dionysos

The first part of the name is derived from Greek “Dios/Διός” meaning “of Zeus“. The second part of the name is of unknown origin. It has been associated with the birthplace of Dionysos, the Mount Nysa. Others claim, that it derived from “nūsos/νῦσος” meaning “son”, therefore Dionysos would mean “son of Zeus“.

Pronunciation of Dionysos

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Name Statistic: Dionysos is ranked #11825 overall ↔ NaN

  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2740 ↔ NaN
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 6722 ↔ NaN
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7056 ↔ NaN
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7116 ↔ NaN
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 10089 ↔ NaN
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 10787 ↔ NaN
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 11690 ↔ NaN
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 11703 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 12820 ↔ NaN
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 12832 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 13344 ↔ NaN
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13380 ↔ NaN
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 13989 ↔ NaN
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 14334 ↔ NaN
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 14337 ↔ NaN
  • 🇫🇷 France: 14341 ↔ NaN
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 14344 ↔ NaN
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 14351 ↔ NaN
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 14352 ↔ NaN


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