What does the name Dan mean? The meaning of the name Dan is God Is My Judge. The origin of the name Dan is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Dann
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Name Notes: Most often used as a short form of the name Daniel. Also a Chinese girls' name meaning "red." Dan Castellaneta: voice of "Homer Simpson", Dan Aykroyd, actor, Dan Quayle, politician.
The Ballad of Dan - The Arrogant Worms