Given Name DAN (1)

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: דָּן (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: DAN (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "he judged" in Hebrew. Dan in the Old Testament is one of the twelve sons of Jacob by Rachel's servant Bilhah, and the founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel. His name is explained in Genesis 30:6.

Categories

biblical, sons of Jacob, twelve tribes of Israel
FEMININE FORMS: Dana, Danya (Hebrew)
SAME SPELLING: Dan (2), Dan (3)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Đan, Dần, Dan
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