Sonntag

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German sunne(n)tac, sun(n)tac, from Old High German sunnūntag (9th c.), from late Proto-Germanic *sunnōniz dagaz (day of the sun), a calque of Latin dies Solis (4th c.). Compare Low German Sünndag, Dutch zondag, West Frisian snein, English Sunday, Danish søndag.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈzɔntaːk/, [ˈzɔntʰaˑkʰ]
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NounEdit

Sonntag m (genitive Sonntags, plural Sonntage)

  1. Sunday

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 02:27