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Dion

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5k Deion (American)

How popular is the baby name Dion in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1929 6 0 6
1930 5 0 5
1931 8 0 8
1932 12 0 12
1933 12 0 12
1934 16 0 16
1935 20 6 14
1936 7 0 7
1937 11 0 11
1938 50 0 50
1939 39 0 39
1940 13 0 13
1941 23 0 23
1942 21 6 15
1943 18 0 18
1944 31 5 26
1945 21 0 21
1946 25 0 25
1947 28 0 28
1948 16 0 16
1949 21 5 16
1950 20 0 20
1951 23 0 23
1952 23 5 18
1953 36 10 26
1954 39 12 27
1955 33 5 28
1956 35 11 24
1957 76 9 67
1958 227 12 215
1959 139 11 128
1960 200 12 188
1961 252 19 233
1962 283 18 265
1963 332 18 314
1964 290 18 272
1965 309 25 284
1966 356 26 330
1967 392 32 360
1968 502 37 465
1969 574 42 532
1970 608 53 555
1971 542 46 496
1972 446 30 416
1973 432 21 411
1974 428 32 396
1975 497 43 454
1976 404 27 377
1977 399 27 372
1978 386 22 364
1979 336 25 311
1980 291 19 272
1981 287 27 260
1982 239 19 220
1983 265 20 245
1984 271 18 253
1985 267 16 251
1986 234 12 222
1987 282 13 269
1988 273 16 257
1989 362 21 341
1990 368 17 351
1991 298 0 298
1992 377 11 366
1993 396 9 387
1994 377 20 357
1995 335 0 335
1996 340 11 329
1997 304 19 285
1998 270 13 257
1999 291 14 277
2000 266 19 247
2001 234 13 221
2002 211 11 200
2003 207 6 201
2004 222 13 209
2005 195 15 180
2006 193 7 186
2007 198 7 191
2008 172 6 166
2009 182 13 169
2010 195 15 180
2011 158 16 142
2012 166 8 158
2013 168 8 160
2014 179 16 163
2015 148 9 139

Want to know about the popularity of the Dion baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18,243 babies born with the name Dion in the United States. That's more than enough Dions to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1929 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dion" was in 1970 with a total of 555 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dion" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 16 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 168 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dion popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Dion" mean? The list below shows the origins of Dion as well as things modernly associated with the name Dion such as celebrities named Dion.

Origin and Meaning of Dion

The name "Dion" is of Greek origin, and it means "God of Wine and Revelry". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Dion Dublin

Dion Dublin is a football biography. Dion was born in 1969 in Leicester, England.

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Dion Basco

Dion Basco is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Dion was born in 1977 as Dionysio Basco in Pittsburg, California, USA.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Dion

Dion Jordan
Dion Wiley
Dion Phaneuf
Dion Waiters
Dion And The Belmonts
Dion Anthony Fay
Dion Dimucci
Dion Runaround Sue
Dion The Wanderer

Alternative Meanings

D is for dandy, a description of you!

I is for interest, you show in others.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Noid". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nodi". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dion born Feb 28, 2005

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Russia approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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