The names of the days of the seven-day week in many languages, including
English, are derived from their being named after the classical planets in
Meanings of the Names of the Days. The Seven Day Week The Naming of the
Days Sunday -- Sun's day. Monday -- Moon's day. Tuesday -- Tiu's day
The names of the days are in some cases derived from Teutonic deities or, such
... Romans, around the first century, used Saturday as the first day of the week.
NOTE: The seven-day week originated in ancient Mesopotamia and became part
of the Roman calendar in A.D. 321. The names of the days are based on the ...
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Details of where the English names of the days of the week come from.
The days of the week were named after Norse gods and giant objects in the sky.
These names come to us originally from the Greeks and Romans, who named ...
Thursday is the fourth day of the week between Wednesday and Friday, and is
named after Thor, the hammer-wielding Norse god of thunder.
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