Dan. Danas coll. “Green-elves”
The name Danians used for themselves, derived from the name of their original leader Dan (LR/175, 215; Ety/DAN). It is apparently a combination of that name with an abstract-noun or collective-plural suffix -as.
See S. Danwaith for further discussion.
References ✧ Ety/DAN, NDAN; LR/175, 215; LRI; MRI; RSI; WJI
|Dan||✧ LR/175; LR/215 (Dân)|
|ᴹ√DAN > Danas||[danas]||✧ Ety/DAN|