English Translation for dad - dlzhentan.co Danish-English Dictionary. When an English speaker talks about his/her grandmother, they may be asked: “ Now, is that on your mother or your father's side?” No such confusion in Danish. A maternal grandmother is mormor (literally mum mum), a paternal grandmother is farmor (dad mum), your mom's dad is morfar and your dad's dad is farfar. D-A-D is a Danish rock band. It was originally named "Disneyland After Dark", but had to be renamed after The Walt Disney Company threatened a lawsuit. Their style of music is often categorized as melodic heavy rock. The band has also stylized its name as D.A.D., D•A•D, and D:A:D, each name representing a period in.