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Type Country
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. DEHN-mahrk
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Meaning & History

From Danish Danmark, derived from the ethnic name Dane, which is possibly from Germanic den meaning "low ground", combined with mark meaning "borderland". This is the name of a country in northern Europe.
Other Languages & CulturesDenemarke(Afrikaans) Danmǫrk(Ancient Scandinavian) Danmark(Danish) Denemarken(Dutch) Danemark(French) Dänemark(German) Danmörk(Icelandic) Danimarca(Italian) Danmark(Norwegian) Dinamarca(Portuguese) Dinamarca(Spanish) Danmark(Swedish)
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