This name derives from the Ancient Greek “Danáe (Δανάη) Danaós (Δαναός)”. Danaos, In Greek mythology, was the twin brother of Aegyptus and son of Achiroe and Belus, a mythical king of Egypt. The myth of Danaus is a foundation legend (or re-foundation legend) of Argos, one of the foremost Mycenaean cities of the Peloponnesus. Danaos had fifty daughters, the Danaides, twelve of whom were born to Polyxo and the rest to Pieria and other women, and his twin brother, Aegyptus, had fifty sons.
ANCIENT GREEK (LATINIZED)
danaus Ancient Greek (latinized), English, Romanian