Mittwoch

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German mittewoche, from Old High German mittawehha (literally middle of the week), calqued on Ecclesiastical Latin media hebdomas (compare Dalmatian misedma, Old Italian mezzedima), which replaced an earlier wōtanstag, *wuotanestag (Wuotan’s day). Compare Low German Middeweek, English midweek.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪtvɔx/, [ˈmɪtʰvɔχ]
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Noun[edit]

Mittwoch m (genitive Mittwochs or Mittwoches, plural Mittwoche)

  1. Wednesday

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Hunsrik[edit]

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Mittwoch m

  1. Wednesday

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Pennsylvania German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Noun[edit]

Mittwoch m (plural Mittwoche)

  1. Wednesday

References[edit]

  • Earl C. Haag, Pennsylvania German Reader and Grammar (2010, →ISBN)