화요일

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 火曜日, from  (“fire”) and 曜日 (“day of the week”)., from Latin dies Martis (“day of Mars”), through Indian astrology in the fifth century as Sanskrit maṅgalavāra (maṅgala, “of the planet Mars”) into Buddhist astrology in the eighth century as 火曜日 (, “fire”, the Buddhist element associated with the planet Mars).

Proper noun[edit]

화요일 (hwayoil) (hanja 火曜日)

  1. Tuesday

Synonyms[edit]

  • abbreviation: (hwa, “Tues.”, )

See also[edit]

(days of the week) 일주일 (ilju-il)의 일곱 요일 (yoil); 월요일 (woryoil), 화요일 (hwayoil), 수요일 (suyoil), 목요일 (mogyoil), 금요일 (geumyoil), 토요일 (toyoil), 일요일 (iryoil) (Category: ko:Days of the week)