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Dar·dan(där′dn) or Dar·da·ni·an (där-dā′nē-ən)
[Latin Dardanus, after Dardanus, mortal son of Zeus and founder of the mythical dynasty of kings of northwest Anatolia including Ilus, the founder of Troy, and Priam, from Greek Dardanos.]
1. of or pertaining to ancient Troy or its inhabitants.n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Troy.
3. a person who shows determination or energy.
[before 900; Old English Trōiān < Latin Trōjānus]