mittawehha

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Calque of Ecclesiastical Latin media hebdomas (middle of the week). Equivalent to mitti +‎ wehha. Presumably replaced earlier *wuotanestag (literally Wuotan's day), from Proto-Germanic *Wōdanas dagaz.

Noun[edit]

mittawehha f

  1. (Late Old High German) Wednesday

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