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Dan

noun \ ˈdan \

Definition of Dan

: a son of Jacob and the traditional eponymous ancestor of one of the tribes of Israel

Origin and Etymology of dan

Hebrew Dān


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Dan

noun \ ˈdan \

Definition of Dan

archaic
: master, sir

Origin and Etymology of dan

Middle English, title of members of religious orders, from Anglo-French, from Latin dominus master


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Dan

abbreviation

Definition of Dan

1 Daniel
2 Danish

Dan

geographical name \ ˈdan \

Definition of Dan

1 river 180 miles (290 kilometers) long in southern Virginia and northern North Carolina flowing east into the Roanoke River
2 village at the northern extremity of ancient Palestine

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