What does DANISH mean?

Definitions for DANISH
ˈdeɪ nɪʃdan·ish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Danishnoun

    a Scandinavian language that is the official language of Denmark

  2. danish, danish pastryadjective

    light sweet yeast-raised roll usually filled with fruits or cheese

  3. Danishadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Denmark or the Danes or their language

    "Danish furniture"


  1. Danishnoun

    A native of Denmark, Dane

    Get me a coffee and a cheese danish.

  2. Danishadjective

    Of or pertaining to Denmark.

  3. Danishnoun

    The language of Denmark

  4. danishnoun

    Danish pastry, light sweet yeast-raised roll usually filled with fruit or cheese.

    Get me a coffee and a cheese danish.


  1. danish

    A Danish is a type of sweet pastry that originated from Denmark. It is often made from yeast-leavened dough that is rolled out thin, covered with a filling (such as fruit, custard, chocolate, or cheese), and then folded into several shapes. A Danish can be consumed as a breakfast food or dessert.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Danishadjective

    belonging to the Danes, or to their language or country

  2. Danishnoun

    the language of the Danes

  3. Etymology: [See Dane.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Danish is ranked #32792 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Danish surname appeared 700 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Danish.

    77.5% or 543 total occurrences were White.
    14.8% or 104 total occurrences were Asian.
    3.8% or 27 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 14 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DANISH in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DANISH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of DANISH in a Sentence

  1. Roberto Brumat:

    I was strolling on the beach of Santa Maria del Focallo, near Pozzallo, and I knew that the Danish ship was( and still is) on the backdrop, i took the video to show the juxtaposition between two worlds. I thought it was a highly symbolic scene.

  2. Avi Singh:

    The Taliban targeted and killed Danish because he was a journalist and an Indian. That is an international crime. In the absence of rule of law in Afghanistan, the ICC has jurisdiction to investigate and try the perpetrators of Danish’s murder.

  3. Mette Frederiksen:

    Greenland is not for sale. Greenland is not Danish. Greenland belongs to Greenland. I strongly hope that this is not meant seriously.

  4. Anders Ladekarl:

    Imagine leaving your family back home in a war zone, and you will have to sit in a Danish village or refugee center waiting for your family without being able to see them for three to four years.

  5. Bent Lexner:

    I don't think it was the right way to say it, i hope that there are a lot of Danish Jews who want to live in Israel but I think that if they are going to Israel, it's because they want to live in Israel, not because they're afraid of living in Denmark.

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