Ogier the Dane

Ogier the Dane

Ogier the Dane, in the chansons de geste, a paladin of Charlemagne. Although his military feats save emperor and kingdom, he is for a time at odds with Charlemagne. In some versions Morgan le Fay takes him to Avalon, from where he returns after 200 years to save France. As Holger, or Olger, Danske he is a popular Danish hero.
Dane may refer to:




Family name

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Dane Ruigrok born 1985), Canadian top sales rep.

Fictional or legendary

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