What does Monday mean?

Definitions for Monday
ˈmʌn deɪ, -diMon·day

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Monday, Monnoun

    the second day of the week; the first working day

Wiktionary

  1. Mondaynoun

    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. Mondayadverb

    on Monday

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

Wikipedia

  1. Monday

    Monday is the day of the week between Sunday and Tuesday. According to the international standard ISO 8601 it is the first day of the week. In countries that adopt the "Sunday-first" convention, it is the second day of the week. The name of Monday is derived from Old English Mōnandæg and Middle English Monenday, originally a translation of Latin dies lunae "day of the Moon".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mondaynoun

    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.

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  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
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Joe Manchin:

    The deaths under investigation all appear linked by lethal doses of insulin, given to patients not being treated fordiabetes or high blood sugar. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., met withVeterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie and the medical centers director, Dr. Glenn Snider, on Monday to discuss the ongoing investigation. CLICK HERE FOR THE FOX NEWS APP I was also assured by both Secretary Wilkie and Dr. Snider that the person of interest is no longer in any contact with veterans at the VA facility, these crimes shock the conscience and Im still appalled they were not only committed, but that our veterans, who have sacrificed so much for our country, were the victims. As a member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, I will do everything in my power to investigate these accusations and get to the bottom of what happened. These families and loved ones deserve answers as soon as possible, and I will make sure they get them.

  2. Marc Eskenazi:

    Shots were taken every 10 minutes starting from Monday at 2 p.m., smoke can be seen on these images. It starts on the south side.

  3. Attorney Andy Taylor:

    On Friday, this little girl left the school as 'Sally,' and on Monday this little girl called herself 'Johnny'.

  4. Matias Dominguez:

    You hear a lot of things about how is the Masters going to be like, but nothing was even close, as soon as I stepped here this Monday morning, there were crowds everywhere. Everyone is excited and it's been lots of fun.

  5. Ron Hernandez:

    Just like they would take the opportunity to steal a womans purse or rob a bank or liquor store, who knows what drives that mentality. Its not like they walked in somewhere and engaged in a gunfight. Ron Hernandez speaks to reporters outside St. Francis Medical Center on Monday in Lynwood, Calif., where two Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies are hospitalized after being shot. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis).

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