What does dane mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dane(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Denmark


  1. Dane(Noun)

    A person from Denmark or of Danish descent.

  2. Dane(ProperNoun)

    for someone who came from Denmark, also a variant of Dean.

  3. Dane(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname, or from the ethnic term Dane (like Scott or Norman).

  4. Origin: From Daner, from Danir. Replaced native Old English Dene. Both forms ultimately descend from daniz.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dane(noun)

    a native, or a naturalized inhabitant, of Denmark

  2. Origin: [LL. Dani: cf. AS. Dene.]


  1. Dane

    Dane is a fictional character from DC Comics/Wildstorm. Created by Whilce Portacio.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dane

    dān, n. a native of Denmark.—adj. Dan′ish, belonging to Denmark.—n. the language of the Danes—(Spens.) Danisk.

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  1. DANE

    What does DANE stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the DANE acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for dane »

  1. dean, Dean

  2. Edna

  3. Aden

  4. Dean


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dane in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tina Wismer:

    It’s going to take a lot less for a chihuahua than it is for a Great Dane to cause a problem.

  2. Attorney General Brad Schimel:

    We are extremely disappointed that the Dane County Circuit Court struck down Wisconsin's right-to-work law.

  3. Liberal Party spokesman Jakob Ellemann-Jensen:

    All Danish citizens and refugees coming here receive universal health care ; you receive education from preschool to university, and you receive elderly care ; you receive language training and integration training free of charge, paid for by the government, the only demand that we set to measure this is if you have the means to pay for your housing and for your food -- regardless of whether you are a Dane or whether you are a refugee -- then you should.

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