tiwesdæg

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Etymology[edit]

from Proto-Germanic *Tīwas dagaz (Tuesday, literally Tiw's Day), from *Tīwaz (Tyr, god of war) + *dagaz (day). This was a Germanic interpretation of Latin dies Martis, itself a translation of Ancient Greek Ἄρεως ἡμέρα (Áreōs hēméra) (interpretatio romana).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtiːwesˌdæj/, [ˈtiːwezˌdæj]

Noun[edit]

tīwesdæġ m

  1. Tuesday

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