Dienstag

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German dingesdach, dingschedach, from *þingsus-dagaz ‘day of Thingsus’, northern epithet of Zio whose name is preserved in Alemannish Zistig, Ziestag from Old High German zīestag.[1]. Compare Low German Dingsdag, Dutch dinsdag.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dienstag m (genitive Dienstags, plural Dienstage)

  1. Tuesday

See alsoEdit

  • Ergetag
  • Ziestag
  1. ^ http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Dienstag
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 18:06