Dan Dan (d[a^]n), n. [OE. dan, danz, OF. danz (prop. only nom.), dan, master, fr. L. dominus. See {Dame}.] A title of honor equivalent to master, or sir. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Old Dan Geoffry, in gently spright The pure wellhead of poetry did dwell. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

What time Dan Abraham left the Chaldee land. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]

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