Dione

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Dione may refer to:

Mythology[edit]

Further information: Dione (mythology)

Given name[edit]

  • Dione Lucas (1909–1971), English chef and first female graduate of Le Cordon Bleu
  • Dee Dee Sharp (born Dione LaRue, 1945), American R&B singer
  • Dione Taylor, Canadian jazz singer

Surname[edit]

  • Dione is a West African surname among the Serer people with no connection to the French "Dione"
  • Rose Dione (1875–1936), French actress
  • Aura Dione, Danish singer-songwriter

Astronomy[edit]

Chemistry[edit]

  • Diketone (Dione), a molecule containing two ketone groups
  • Ethylene dione (ethylenedione, ethene dione, or ethene 1,2-dione), a hypothetical chemical compound with the formula C2O2 (O=C=C=O)

Biology[edit]

Popular culture[edit]

  • Dee Bliss (Dione "Dee" Rebecchi), from the Australian soap opera Neighbours

Other[edit]

  • Dione plc, a former UK-based point-of-sale equipment manufacturer, now part of VeriFone

See also[edit]