Terms Glossary D
From Tar Valon Library
Da'concion: In the Old Tongue "The Chosen Ones", a Seanchan term for the Forsaken
Da'covale: One who is owned, a Seanchan slave
Da'shain: The Aiel in the Age of Legends when they followed the Way of the Leaf and served the Aes Sedai.
Daes Dae'mar: The Great Game, the manoevering that noble hoses do to promote their own interests.
Dahan: The ninth day of Saven, to celebrate the anniversary of the final victory in the Trolloc Wars and the liberation from the Shadow.
Dah'vol: One of the twelve primary bands in the social order of Trollocs. Its badge is a horned skull.
Damane: A woman who can channel, leased by an a'dam and controlled by a sul'dam
Dancing Lass, The:
Danu: The thirteenth month of the year
Danshu: A feast or festival celebrated on the last day of Nesa
Darkfriends: People who have sworn allegiance to the Dark One
Darkhound:Shadowspawn in the form of dogs, created from the souls of wolves. Their bite can be fatal and many will no die for anything less than balefire.
Daryne: One of the Aiel Clans, led by Mandelain
Daughter Heir: The heir to the throne of Andor, the eldest daughter of the ruling queen
Daughters of Silence: A group fomred by tow former Accepted to teach women who could channel out of the White Tower.
Dawn Runners: The Rahien Sorei an Aiel Warrior Society
Day of Repentance: A holiday celebrated in Cairhien in winter
Deathwatch Guard: The imperial guard of the royal family
Dedicated: One of the levels of the Asha'man, equivalent to that of Accepted
Delving (Earth): The location of ores and their removal fm the ground with the One Power
Delving (Health): The ability to use the One Power to diagnose physical symptoms and conditions
Der'morat: A senior animal handler in Seanchan
Dhai'mon: One of the twelve primary bands in the social order of Trollocs. Its badge is an iron fist.
Dhallin Forest: A forest in Ghealdan that was a site of fighting during Logain's tenure as a False Dragon.
Dhjin'nen: One of the twelve primary bands in the social order of Trollocs. Its badge is a skull cloven by a sythe-curved sword.
Do Miere A'vron: The watchers over the waves, a community in Falme who watched for the return of Hawkwing's army
Domani: A person from Arad Doman
Domination Band: A male a'dam made to control men who can channel by linking him to two women
Dove Takes Flight, the:
Dragon Reborn: The Dragon, Lews therin reborn according to prophecy to lead the world against the Dark One
Dragon's Fang: The male part of the ancient Aes Sedai symbol, used as a sign of evil.
Dragonsworn: People sworn to follow the Dragon Reborn
Dreadlord: During the trolloc wars, people with the ability to channel who fought for the forces of the Shadow
Dreamer: A person with the talent of dreaming who has prophetic dreams
Dreamspike: A ter'angreal, placed in tel'aran'rhiod that prevents travelling out of or into a region to people who do not have the key
Dreamwalker: A person with the talent of dreaming who can enter tel'aran'rhiod
Drunken Peddler, The:
Duadhe Mahdi'in: The Water Seekers, an Aiel Warrior Society