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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(c.408–353).

Son of Hipparinus, Dionysius I's father-in-law. A disciple of Plato from 388/7, married Dionysius' daughter Arete and became his most trusted minister and...

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Dion

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 84 words.

French: habitational name from any of various places called Dion(s) and Dionne, all apparently derived from a Gaulish element divon-

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Dion

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1435 words.

During his peak, from 1958-63, Dion (b. Dion Francis DiMucci, 18 July 1939, the Bronx, New York City, New York,

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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

During his peak, from 1958-63, Dion (b. Dion Francis DiMucci, 18 July 1939, the Bronx, New York City, New York, USA) was the quintessential Italian-American New York City rocker and ...

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Dīon

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Literature. 15 words.

1. Ruler of *Syracuse (see Plato 1).

2. Dio(n) Ca'ssius

See Cassius.

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Dion

Greil Marcus.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 326 words.

(b New York, NY, 18 July 1939). American rock-and-roll singer. In 1958 he formed a vocal group, the Belmonts; its other members were Fred Milano, Carlo Mastangelo, and Angelo d’Aleo. As...

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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(c.408–353).

Son of Hipparinus, Dionysius I's father-in-law. A disciple of Plato from 388/7, married Dionysius' daughter Arete and became his most trusted minister and...

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Dion <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˈdǝɪǝn

sp Dion6

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Dion Celine

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1230 words.

b. 30 March 1968, Charlemagne, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The youngest of 14 children, Celine Dion was a vastly popular artist

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Boucicault, Dion

Martin Meisel.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 3278 words.

Dion Boucicault (1820–1890) resigned any elevated literary ambitions early in his career, and made plain his embrace of

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DION - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 25 words.

1st century, male.

Born in Argos.

Sculptor.

Ancient Greek.

Dion's signature is found on a pedestal at Epidaurus. His father was called Damophilus.

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