Danay is a variant of the name Dana of Old English origin and Danae of Greek origin. It is a feminine name that means “from Denmark.” In Greek mythology, Danae was an Argive princess and the daughter of Acrisius and Eurydice, although some accounts say her mother was called Aganippe. She was known for her captivating beauty and has been credited for founding the city of Ardea in the Bronze Age. Whether baby is from Greece or Denmark, Danay is a lovely name to honor their heritage.
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