Name: Io

Origin and Meaning of the Name Io

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  • Pronunciation:
    (EYE oh)
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    Itself (Io)
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Miscellaneous Info for Io

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    Greek speaking countries
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    In Greek mythology Io was a young maiden who was loved by Zeus. She was turned into a heifer, either by Zeus to protect her or by the jealous Hera, but she regained human form after she was driven to Egypt by Argus.

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