Dane

[ deyn ]
/ deɪn /

noun

a native or inhabitant of Denmark.
a person of Danish descent.
a male given name.

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Origin of Dane

before 950; Middle English Dan, Old English Dene (plural), influenced by Old Norse Danir (plural)
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British Dictionary definitions for dane

Dane
/ (deɪn) /

noun

a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Denmark
any of the Vikings who invaded England from the late 8th to the 11th century ad
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