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English Reference for danna (だんな)

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  1. noun master (of a house, shop, etc.)
  2. husband (informal)
  3. sir, boss, master, governor, word used to address a male patron, customer, or person of high status
  4. patron of a mistress, geisha, bar or nightclub hostess, sugar daddy
  5. Buddhist term alms, almsgiving, almsgiver
Example sentences
I came to know the man who is now my husband through e-mail; from an acquaintanceship started in that odd way before a month had passed we found ourselves resolving to get married
A woman brought an old picture of her dead husband, wearing a hat, to the photographer
The old man leaned forward and asked his wife with a soft voice
Her husband also wanted custody of the children
The other day when I stopped by at a friend's house, it wasn't my friend that came out of the front door, but her husband
I don't expect him to understand my innermost thoughts but I wonder what I can do to get him to hold an interest
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