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 Danube on Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Dānubius, from Proto-Celtic *Danuvios (compare Welsh river name Donwy) or *Dānouyos, an extended form of the river-name *Dānu, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰen- (run, flow). Cognate with Latin fōns (spring), Persian دنیدن (danīdan, to hasten, run), Ossetian дон (don, water), Sanskrit धन्वति (dhánvati, it flows, runs).

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Danube

  1. (geography) A river of Europe, which arises in Germany, and flows 2850 km (1775 miles) to the Black Sea in Romania.
  2. A city/town in Minnesota, US.
  3. A town in New York, US.

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 Danube on French Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Dānubius, from Proto-Celtic *Danuvios.

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Danube m

  1. (geography) Danube (river of Europe).