We’ve all read about the famous Blood Betrayal from ancient YiTi history so there’s no need to quote it here. And we know from GRRM the Daynes don’t have purple eyes because of a Valyrian heritage.
And we know some of the structures and artifacts in Westeros can’t be of First Men origin like the base of Hightower (fused black stone) and the sword Dawn (essentially a pale version of Valyrian steel).
Some of the fanbase reasonably believes the Daynes don’t share the same origins as the
The Daynes are likened to being proto-Valyrians, and the Great Empire of the Dawn are also often believed to be proto-Valyrian. While written differently, the name of the Daynes has a similar pronunciation as Daenys or Daenerys, while Daenerys seems to have had a vision of the line of Dawn emperors when she gave birth to Rhaego. The different writing of a name is not an issue, if we remember that the Daynes stem from a pre-writing era and age (at least in Westeros), or at least they only used ru