onsdag

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse óðinsdagr, corresponding to late Proto-Germanic *Wōdanas dagaz, a calque of the Latin dies Mercurii (Wednesday).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

onsdag c (singular definite onsdagen, plural indefinite onsdage)

  1. Wednesday

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse óðinsdagr (Odin's day), corresponding to late Proto-Germanic *Wōdanas dagaz.

Noun[edit]

onsdag

  1. Wednesday, the third day of the week according to the ISO 8601 standard.

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • “onsdag” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The word is originally a short form for Odens dag, meaning day of Oden. (Note: "Oden" and "Odin" are alternative spellings of the same name.) From Old Norse óðinsdagr (Odin's day), corresponding to late Proto-Germanic *Wōdanas dagaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʊnsdɑːɡ/, /ˈʊnsda/
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Noun[edit]

onsdag c

  1. Wednesday. The third day of the week (according to the ISO 8601 standard).

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