- a prophet living in Babylon during the Captivity.
- the book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Dan.
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Example sentences from the Web for daniel
“I was watching ‘Daniel The Tiger’ with my kid and I heard two shots like ‘boom-boom,’” he said.
The QC Group Inc A Minnesota-based corporation, owned by Daniel Medford and David DeVowe, which provides quality control services.
He told Cornell that Daniel Craig would be the next James Bond before that was a reality.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo then sought to bring the hulking Garner down by yoking him around the neck.
At 4:45 p.m., he was approached by Justin Damico, a plainclothes cop, and another officer, Daniel Pantaleo, outside the store.Before Eric Garner, There Was Michael Stewart: The Tragic Story of the Real-Life Radio Raheem|Marlow Stern|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Daniel, a spiritual (inspired) man, explained it in spiritual language and then all could understand it.The Spirit and the Word|Zachary Taylor Sweeney
Will Daniel plunged in and turning to me said, "Come on sergeant."Under the Stars and Bars|Walter A. Clark
I wont stand here too long, Daniel; its rather a cold place: so good night.
Mr. Daniel Meggison rose to his feet, and thrust his hands in his pockets, and nodded brightly.The Cruise of the Make-Believes|Tom Gallon
The free-trade party was led by Daniel Webster, and the tariff party by Calhoun.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
British Dictionary definitions for daniel (1 of 2)
- a youth who was taken into the household of Nebuchadnezzar, received guidance and apocalyptic visions from God, and was given divine protection when thrown into the lions' den
- the book that recounts these experiences and visions (in full The Book of the Prophet Daniel)