Meaning of Dionne
Divine Queen, Follower Of Dionysius
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A feminine form of Dion .Greek mythology: Dione is the wife of Zeus and the mother of Aphrodite.
Dionne Name also appears in following Origin(s): French
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is an American female R&B/soul musician who sang on three songs with the hip hop group Arrested Development. In 1995, she had a solo hit single called "I Know," which hit number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and was nominated for the Grammy Award for B
is a politician from Quebec, Canada. She served as a member of the National Assembly of Quebec from 1985 to 1997 sitting with the Liberal caucus in government and opposition. Dionne ran as a candidate under the Quebec Liberal Party banner in the 1985 Quebec general election. She was elected winning her first of three terms in office and picking up the seat of Kamouraska-TÃ©miscouata for her party. Dionne easily held her seat in the 1989 Quebec general election winning well over half the popular vote. Dionnes bid for a third term in office would be a struggle. She held her seat against Parti Quebecois candidate HÃ©lÃ¨ne Alarie by a margin of nearly 400 votes. She resigned her seat on May 2, 1997 to run as a federal Liberal candidate in the 1997 Canadian federal election. Dionne ran in a hotly contested five way race in the electoral district of Kamouraskaâ€”RiviÃ¨re-du-Loupâ€”Temiscouataâ€”Les Basques. She was defeated by incumbent Bloc QuÃ©bÃ©cois Member of Parliament Paul CrÃªte finishing a very close second by a couple thousand votes and slightly ahead of former Member of Parliament AndrÃ© Plourde.