m (-es/-dagas) Saturday; [L Saturni dies] (1)

Old to modern English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Saturday — noun Etymology: Middle English saterday, from Old English sæterndæg (akin to Old Frisian sāterdei), from Latin Saturnus Saturn + Old English dæg day Date: before 12th century the seventh day of the week • Saturdays adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Seterndæg — see Sæterndæg …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • Sæterdæg — see Sæterndæg, Sæternesdæg …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • Samstag — Sm std. md. obd. (9. Jh.), mhd. sam(e)ztac, ahd. sambaztag, samiztag Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. sabbatum n., zu ntl. gr. sábbaton n. mit einer vermutlich schon vulgärgriechischen Nasalierung. Dieses gehört zur jüdisch griechischen… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Sat|ur|day — «SAT uhr dee, day», noun. the seventh day of the week; day after Friday; day of worship among Jews and some Christians. Abbr: Sat. ╂[Old English Sæterdæg, also Sæterndæg, half translation of Latin Sāturnī diēs day of Saturn] …   Useful english dictionary

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