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Gender: F Pronunciation: eye-oh-nee or ee-oh-nee

This unusual Greek flower and color name has gained considerable recent attention via actress Ione Skye, who is the daughter of sixties folksinger Donovan.

Ione was one of the fifty sea nymphs--Nereids--in ancient Greek mythology.

Parents attracted to newer I-names like Isla might want to consider the distinctive Ione.

Famous People Named Ione

Ione Skye, American actress
Aeone Victoria Watson, British singer-songwriter

Pop Culture References for the name Ione

Ione, character from the upcoming horror-comedy Detention
also pr. eye-OWN
Ione, male character from TV series "Andromeda"

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