Danian

adjective Da·ni·an \ˈdānēən\

Definition of Danian

  1. :  of or relating to a subdivision of the European Cretaceous

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Origin and Etymology of danian

Medieval Latin Dania Denmark, where typical formations are found (from Late Latin Dani Danes—of Germanic origin; akin to Old Norse Danr Dane—+ Latin -ia -y) + English -an


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