[ wenz-deyz, -deez ]
/ ˈwɛnz deɪz, -diz /


on or during Wednesdays; every Wednesday.

Origin of Wednesdays

see origin at Wednesday, -s1

Definition for wednesdays (2 of 2)


[ wenz-dey, -dee ]
/ ˈwɛnz deɪ, -di /


the fourth day of the week, following Tuesday.

Origin of Wednesday

before 950; Middle English Wednesdai, Old English *Wēdnesdæg, mutated variant of Wōdnesdæg Woden's day; cognate with Dutch Woensdag, Danish onsdag; translation of Latin Mercuriī diēs day of Mercury Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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/ (ˈwɛnzdɪ, -deɪ) /


the fourth day of the week; third day of the working week

Word Origin for Wednesday

Old English Wōdnes dæg Woden's day, translation of Latin mercurii dies Mercury's day; related to Old Frisian wōnsdei, Middle Dutch wōdensdach (Dutch woensdag)
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