What does monday mean?

Definitions for monday
ˈmʌn deɪ, -dimon·day

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word monday.

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.

  2. Mondayadverb

    on Monday

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

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mondaynoun

    The second day of the week.

    Etymology: from moon and day.

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".

ChatGPT

  1. Monday

    Monday is the first day of the week, typically following Sunday, in a standard Gregorian calendar. It is considered a working day for most people and often seen as the start of the workweek.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mondaynoun

    the second day of the week; the day following Sunday

  2. 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.]

Wikidata

  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.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MONDAY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Monday is ranked #6336 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Monday surname appeared 5,379 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Monday.

    81.1% or 4,365 total occurrences were White.
    11.7% or 630 total occurrences were Black.
    2.9% or 158 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 112 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.1% or 59 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    1% or 55 total occurrences were Asian.

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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

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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. Alex Lamers:

    A cold front north of us will start shifting south and by Sunday evening, it will make progress toward Boston, Pittsburgh, St. Louis. By Monday morning, it might be reaching Washington, Cincinnati with some rain and thunderstorms.

  2. President Hassan Rouhani:

    Mosques will reopen in 132 low-risk or 'white cities' and towns from Monday. Friday prayer sermons will resume in those areas as well ... However, all these steps will be taken by respecting the health protocols.

  3. Alvin Gentry:

    Youve got to get yourself in basketball shape, conditioning-wise, and thats going to be a process. Hes eager to be out there and all of his teammates are eager for him to be out there, but its a step by step process that weve got to take so that its done the right way, Gentry addded. Theres no date, per se, but were hoping that its soon. After the Pelicans host the Bulls, they hit the road for games at New York on Friday, Boston on Saturday and Detroit on Monday before returning home to play Utah on Jan. 16. If the Pelicans want Williamson to make his debut in New Orleans, that game could be a candidate, or the following game against the visiting Los Angeles Clippers on Jan. 18. We want to make sure that everything is in place and well take our time.

  4. Christopher Barnes:

    When we change the time by one hour, it throws a monkey wrench into our circadian process, the following Monday, we've discovered that people have about 40 minutes less sleep. Because we're already short on sleep to begin with, the effects of even 40 minutes are noticeable.

  5. Michael Carroll:

    We have enough water to sustain a safe use for drinking, cooking – all purposes – through till at least 11:59 p.m., Monday, March 27.

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