What does Monday mean?

Definitions for Monday
ˈmʌn deɪ, -diMon·day

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Monday.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Monday, Mon(noun)

    the second day of the week; the first working day

Wiktionary

  1. Monday(Noun)

    The first day of the week in systems using the ISO 8601 norm and second day of the week in many religious traditions. It follows Sunday and precedes Tuesday.

    Etymology: * monandæg, from mona + dæg, a translation of dies lunae

  2. Monday(Adverb)

    on Monday

    Etymology: * monandæg, from mona + dæg, a translation of dies lunae

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monday(noun)

    the second day of the week; the day following Sunday

    Etymology: [OE. moneday, monenday, AS. mnandaeg, i.e., day of the moon, day sacred to the moon; akin to D. maandag, G. montag, OHG. mnatag, Icel. mnadagr, Dan. mandag, Sw. mndag. See Moon, and Day.]

Freebase

  1. Monday

    Monday is the day of the week between Sunday and Tuesday. According to the Christian, Islamic and Hebrew calendars, it is the second day of the week. But according to international standard ISO 8601 it is the first day of the week. The name of Monday is derived from Old English Mōnandæg and Middle English Monenday, which means "moon day".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Monday

    mun′dā, n. the second day of the week.—adj. Mon′dayish, fagged—of preachers, after their Sunday exercitations.—Black Monday, Easter Monday, the 14th of April 1360: any Easter Monday; Handsel Monday, the first Monday of the year, when presents are given. [A.S. mónandæg, mónan, gen. of móna, moon, dæg, day.]

Editors Contribution

  1. monday

    A day of the week.

    Monday is the first day of the week in some countries.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 19, 2020  

Etymology and Origins

  1. Monday

    A term derived from Scandinavian mythology when, after the first day of the week given up to sun-worship, the second was set apart for the worship of the moon.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Monday' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2514

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Monday' in Written Corpus Frequency: #649

How to pronounce Monday?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Monday in sign language?

  1. monday

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monday in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monday in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Monday in a Sentence

  1. Michael Levin:

    On Monday I got a text from a friend who said, ‘Hey, I just saw you in the new Warren video attacking Trump.’ And I thought, ‘You've got to be kidding me,’ i watched the video, and to my shock and surprise, there I was.

  2. Mark Bailey:

    Every resource has been made available to accelerate recovery works, queensland Rail expects to reopen the full length of the 1,000-km Mount Isa line from Monday, April 29.

  3. Guy Hiernaux:

    We will probably be in touch Monday or Tuesday to discuss things further, i think he will accept the test because it will be confidential so there is no reason to not do it.

  4. Former Rep. John Delaney:

    It's clear to me on Monday, on caucus night, I will not have sufficient support to get to the 15 % viability threshold... that is needed to get delegates out of Iowa.

  5. Ryan McGrath:

    There will be weakness in Irish bond prices on Monday morning. Markets don't like uncertainty but we don't anticipate a big knee-jerk reaction because investors were ready for this outcome, the longer it goes on, the more nervous investors would become. If you had the duel challenges of political instability coupled with a looming 'Brexit' (after Britain's In-Out EU referendum), the Irish bond market would find it very challenging.

Images & Illustrations of Monday

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