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Place Name DANUBE
TYPE: River
USAGE: English
Meaning & History
From Latin Danubius, from Indo-European Danu, probably meaning "river, water". This is the name of a river which flows east through Europe to the Black Sea.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Danubius (Ancient Roman), Dunaj (Czech), Donau (German), Duna (Hungarian), Dunaj (Polish), Dunaj (Slovak)