The tribal Danes came from the east Danish islands (Zealand) and Scania and spoke an early form of North Germanic.Historians believe that before their arrival, most of Jutland and the nearest islands were settled by tribal Jutes.It establishes a constitutional monarchy organised as a parliamentary democracy.The government and national parliament are seated in Copenhagen, the nation's capital, largest city, and main commercial centre.An industrialised exporter of agricultural produce in the second half of the 19th century, Denmark introduced social and labour-market reforms in the early 20th century that created the basis for the present welfare state model with a highly developed mixed economy.
The areas of Denmark and Norway remained under the same monarch until 1814, Denmark–Norway.
with the largest being Zealand, Funen and the North Jutlandic Island.
The islands are characterised by flat, arable land and sandy coasts, low elevation and a temperate climate.
During the Pre-Roman Iron Age (500 BC – AD 1), native groups began migrating south, and the first tribal Danes came to the country between the Pre-Roman and the Germanic Iron Age, The Roman provinces maintained trade routes and relations with native tribes in Denmark, and Roman coins have been found in Denmark.
Evidence of strong Celtic cultural influence dates from this period in Denmark and much of North-West Europe and is among other things reflected in the finding of the Gundestrup cauldron.