Definitions for monday
ˈmʌn deɪ, -dimon·day
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word monday.
the second day of the week; the first working day
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
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
The second day of the week.
Etymology: from moon and day.
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".
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.]
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
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.]
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
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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Rank popularity for the word 'monday' in Written Corpus Frequency: #649
The numerical value of monday in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of monday in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
He'll be there Monday, he'll enter a plea of not guilty, because he is not guilty.
It’s always so easy to Monday morning quarterback the ER, but everyone was really nice — even the other patients, i think it’s important for folks to realize that nobody’s the villain.
Dr. Lombardo confirmed the diagnosis of a torn rotator cuff and discussed options, including the possibility of surgery, with Bryant, bryant is scheduled to be examined by Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic on Monday, and a decision is expected to be made at that time.
No one can put up with this. We spend almost all day without electricity, theres been no water since (last) Monday, you cant call by phone, we cant pay with cards or even eat.
After testing negative for Covid-19 on Monday during her regular testing cadence, the First Lady began to develop cold-like symptoms late in the evening. She tested negative again on a rapid antigen test, but a PCR test came back positive.
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- יוֹם שֵׁנִיHebrew
- dies LunaeLatin
- thứ haiVietnamese
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