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Dane

(dān),
D.S., 20th-century British virologist. See: Dane particles.
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He, the Grendel, set off then after night was come to seek the lofty house, to see how the Ring Danes had ordered it after the service of beer.
He greeted them with joy, and after feasting and song the Danes and their King departed and left the Goths to guard the hall.
The evening passed in song and laughter, and when darkness fell the Danes lay down to rest in the hall as of old.
Now indeed had peace come to the Danes, and loaded with thanks and rewards, Beowulf returned homeward.
Quatermain's ideas about ancient Danes seem to be rather confused; we have always understood that they were dark-haired people.
Search me and my dwelling; you will find nothing but three pound five of my own savings, which William Dane knows I have had these six months.
At last, when everyone rose to depart, he went towards William Dane and said, in a voice shaken by agitation--
The hero was a young Dane, who was going up among the fiords to seek his fortune in the northern fisheries; and by a process inevitable in youth I became identified with him, so that I adventured, and enjoyed, and suffered in his person throughout.
Not long after Mary came back from the asylum, I heard a young Dane, who was helping us to thresh, tell Jake and Otto that Chris Lingard's oldest girl had put Ole Benson out of his head, until he had no more sense than his crazy wife.
It is Christmas Eve," says he, "I mark the date; here I sit alone on a rude couch of rushes, sheltered by the thatch of a herdsman's hut; I, whose inheritance was a kingdom, owe my night's harbourage to a poor serf; my throne is usurped, my crown presses the brow of an invader; I have no friends; my troops wander broken in the hills of Wales; reckless robbers spoil my country; my subjects lie prostrate, their breasts crushed by the heel of the brutal Dane.
Total quantity or scope: I lots - Dane river embankments reconstruction along the Danes (from the Stock Exchange of the bridge), encouraging entrepreneurship (tourism, small-scale fishing, etc.
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Actress Claire Danes, star of the TV series "Homeland," received a star on Hollywood's "Walk of Fame" Thursday.