a male given name, form of Daniel.
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danny or donny (ˈdænɪ)
n , pl -nies
dialect the hand (used esp when addressing children)
[probably from dandy, childish pronunciation of hand]
donny or donny
[probably from dandy, childish pronunciation of hand]

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Word Origin & History

familiar form of proper name Daniel.
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Example sentences for danny
The hotel displays increasingly horrible, phantasmagoric images to danny.
A sketch where this is very prominent is danny husk is kidnapped.
At some point, he met and befriended fellow martial artist danny rand.
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