Dan

Dan is a name. It refers sometimes to the short form of the name Daniel. Dan, or the acronym DAN may refer to the following:

Persons
  • Fyodor Dan, a Russian Marxist revolutionary
  • DJ Dan, an electronic music artist who uses the singular name "Dan" as his stage name
  • Dan (Bible), one of the sons of Jacob
Places
Fictional characters
  • Dan Dare, a classic British science fiction comic hero
  • Desperate Dan, regular in The Dandy since 1937
  • Dan Hibiki, a character from the Street Fighter series.
  • Dan Moroboshi, the alter-ego of Ultra Seven from the 1967 namesake tokusatsu
Organizations
Other

See also


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  • dan — dan …   Woordenlijst Sranan

  • DAN — DA Nom d’une des douze tribus israélites, qui occupa d’abord la région située à l’ouest de Jérusalem, autour de Beth Shemesh (Jug., XIII à XVI), puis s’installa au nord de la Palestine, près des sources du Jourdain, autour de l’ancienne ville… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • DAN — (Heb. דָּן), the fifth son of Jacob and the firstborn of bilhah , Rachel s maid (Gen. 30:1–6). The Name The narrative attributes the origin of the name Dan to Rachel, who said: God has vindicated me (dananni); indeed, He has heeded my plea and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Dan — steht für: Buch Daniel, ein Buch der Bibel Daniel (Vorname), Abkürzung für den Namen Dan (Sprache), Westafrika Dan (Volk), Westafrika Dan (Kampfsport), die höheren Grade („Schwarzer Gürtel“) in vielen asiatischen Kampfkünsten analog der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • DAN — steht für: Dan (Sprache), Westafrika Dan (Volk), Westafrika Dan (Kampfsport), die höheren Grade („Schwarzer Gürtel“) im Judo und Go Danium, ein Zeitintervall in der Erdgeschichte Dan – Mitten im Leben!, eine US amerikanische Filmkomödie aus dem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • DAN — (Heb. דָּן). (1) Biblical city in the Ḥuleh Valley near the sources of the Jordan. It was originally called Laish and was dominated by the Phoenicians of Sidon (Judg. 18:7, 27ff.). Laish is mentioned in the Egyptian Execration Texts of the early… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Dan — • The fifth son of Jacob, being the elder of the two sons born to him by Bala, the handmaid of Rachel, and the eponymous ancestor of the tribe bearing the same name Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Dan     Dan …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Dan — 〈n.; s; unz.; Geol.〉 oberste Stufe der oberen Kreide [nach Dänemark] * * * Dan, der; , [jap. dan = Stufe, Grad]: Leistungsgrad in allen Sportarten des Budos. * * * I Dan,   kleiner israelitischer Stamm, be …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Dan — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El dan (段 dan, dan?) es un sistema Japonés para determinar un nivel, que es usado en las artes marciales. Fue originalmente inventado en una escuela Go en el período periodo Edo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dan — /dan/, n. 1. a son of Jacob and Bilhah. Gen. 30:6. 2. one of the 12 tribes of Israel, traditionally descended from him. 3. the northernmost city of ancient Palestine. 4. from Dan to Beersheba, from one outermost extreme or limit to the other.… …   Universalium

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