laugardagr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From laug (pool) +‎ dagr (day), literally "bathing day". The former element is cognate to English lye.

Noun[edit]

laugardagr m

  1. Saturday

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

(days of the week) dagar í vikunni; sunnudagr, mánadagr/mánudagr, týsdagr, óðinsdagr, þórsdagr, frjádagr, laugardagr (Category: non:Days of the week)

References[edit]

  • laugardagr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press