- a male given name, form of Daniel.
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Examples from the Web for danny
“My heart is still with that kid like you cannot believe,” he writes of Danny.Charles D’Ambrosio’s X-Ray Vision Is On Full Display In His New Essay Collection.
November 14, 2014
From a writing standpoint, having written the Mindy and Danny storyline, do you have any idea why TV is a place that suits this?Inside the Mind of The Mindy Project’s Resident Weirdo, Ike Barinholtz
September 16, 2014
I heard about his death from a comedian friend, and got the specifics from my brother Danny.Mara Wilson Remembers Robin Williams: We're All His Goddamn Kids
August 18, 2014
Danny Trejo (Machette, Bad Ass) could serve you tacos from a food truck.Too Many Spider-Men, Too Little Time: Get Ready for Comic-Con
July 10, 2014
With neck tattoos and full sleeves, Levine looks more like Danny Trejo than the Dalai Lama.The Buddhist Punk Reforming Drug Rehab
June 16, 2014
Danny dear, perhaps it will interest the Marquis if you should take him over the house.The Inn at the Red Oak
It looked as though Danny wasn't going to "get" Mattup after all.
"The hell with you," Danny said to Mattup, and gave him a dime and a penny.
We scrambled on the bus and as it pulled away Danny yelled "Hey, Buster, look!"
Those who accompanied him were Danny Jarvis and “fighting” Mike.The Law-Breakers
- dialect the hand (used esp when addressing children)
probably from dandy, childish pronunciation of hand
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Word Origin and History for danny
familiar form of proper name Daniel.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper