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The name Dion is of Greek origin, and is a diminutive form of Dionysios.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Dion has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Dion
Use of the Name Dion for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
14,750 14,700 6,901 2,554 1,075 407 207
The table below indicates the number of times the name Dion has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Dion first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1938, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Dion
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
193888450  
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1956    
195792966  
1958523215  
1959674128  
1960567190  
1961517235  
1962486264  
1963449314  
1964480271  
1965463285  
1966421327  
1967405359  
1968359466  
1969339531  
1970343553  
1971363494  
1972385418  
1973379408  
1974388397  
1975362454  
1976399377  
1977404372  
1978405363  
1979463312  
1980512272  
1981522260  
1982580220  
1983537243  
1984545253  
1985552252  
1986597221  
1987553271  
1988574256  
1989520341  
1990526350  
1991588299  
1992527366  
1993518386  
1994543357  
1995557334  
1996561328  
1997616283  
1998665257  
1999637277  
2000708247  
2001771221  
2002829200  
2003857200  
2004841207  
Totals:  14,750 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Dion as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Dion appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 49 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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