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Dan is an old Scandinavian given name with disputed meaning. Dan is also a Hebrew given name, after Dan, the fifth son of Jacob with Bilhah and founder of the Israelite Tribe of Dan. It is also (along with the variant Danny) a given name or a nickname for people named Daniel.

Dan, or the acronym DAN may refer to the following:


People with the surname[edit]

  • Fyodor Dan (1871–1947), Russian Marxist revolutionary
  • Nicușor Dan (born 1969), Romanian activist and mathematician
  • Pavel Dan (1907-1937), Romanian short story writer
  • Sergiu Dan (1903-1976), Romanian novelist
  • Tomoyuki Dan (1963–2013), Japanese actor and voice actor


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