Definitions for dandɑn, dæn

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  1. DAN(Noun)

    a protein that binds the 5' cap of mRNA and begins degradation in the 3' to 5' direction.

  2. Origin: Uncertain.

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  1. Dan(noun)

    a title of honor equivalent to master, or sir

  2. Dan(noun)

    a small truck or sledge used in coal mines

  3. Origin: [OE. dan, danz, OF. danz (prop. only nom.), dan, master, fr. L. dominus. See Dame.]

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  1. Dan

    According to the Book of Genesis, Dan was the fifth son of Jacob with Bilhah. He was Bilhah's first son. He was the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Dan. In the biblical account, Dan's mother is described as Rachel's handmaid, who becomes one of Jacob's wives. According to the Book of Jubilees, Dan was born on the 9th of Ellul.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dan' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3014

Anagrams of dan »

  1. ADN

  2. DNA

  3. nad, NAD

  4. NDA

  5. and, AND

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