1. A surname of Dionysus which has the same meaning as Thyone, both being formed from thuein, "to be inspired." (Ov. Met. iv. 13; Horat. Carm. i. 17. 23; Oppian, Cyneg. 27 ; Hesych. s. v. Thuônidês.)

2. A son of Dionysus in Chios, and father of Thoas. (Acron, ad Horat. Carm. i. 17. 23.)