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Danish

adjective Dan·ish \ ˈdā-nish \

Definition of Danish

: of, relating to, or characteristic of Denmark, the Danes, or the Danish language

Examples of danish in a Sentence

  1. She knows a few Danish phrases.

First Known Use of danish

14th century

in the meaning defined above

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Danish

noun

Definition of Danish

1 : the Germanic language of the Danes
2 plural Danish : a piece of Danish pastry

Examples of danish in a Sentence

  1. We had cheese Danish for breakfast.

First Known Use of danish

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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DANISH Defined for English Language Learners

Danish

Definition of Danish for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to Denmark, its people, or their language


Danish

Definition of Danish for English Language Learners

  • : the language of the Danes


DANISH Defined for Kids

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Danish

adjective Dan·ish \ ˈdā-nish \

Definition of Danish for Students

: belonging to or relating to Denmark, the Danes, or the Danish language

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Danish

noun

Definition of Danish for Students

1 : the language of the Danes
2 : a piece of Danish pastry


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