Pronunciation: (dā'nish), [key]
of or pertaining to the Danes, their country, or their language.
1. a North Germanic language, the language of Denmark, closely related to Norwegian, Swedish, and Icelandic. Abbr.: Dan., Dan
2. (sometimes l.c.) See Danish pastry.
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