Great Dane


: any of a breed of tall massive powerful smooth-coated dogs

Word History

First Known Use

1774, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Great Dane was in 1774

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“Great Dane.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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Great Dane

: any of a breed of very tall powerful smooth-coated dogs
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