dinsdag

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch dinsendach. Probably from Proto-Germanic *þingsus-dagaz "Day of Thingsus".

Thingsus, Tiw or Týr was the name of the Germanic god of justice.

Compare Low German Dingsdag and German Dienstag.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪns.dɑx/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dins‧dag

Noun[edit]

dinsdag m (plural dinsdagen, diminutive dinsdagje n)

  1. Tuesday

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: Dinsdag
  • Negerhollands: diesendag, dissendag

See also[edit]