Wodenstag

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German wôdenesdach, from Proto-West Germanic *Wōdanas dag. Doublet of Wotanstag, a later learned calque.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvoːdənsˌtaːk/, /-ˌtax/
  • Hyphenation: Wo‧dens‧tag
  • (file)

NounEdit

Wodenstag m (strong, genitive Wodenstages or Wodenstags, plural Wodenstage)

  1. (obsolete, Northern Germany) Wednesday
    Synonym: Mittwoch

Usage notesEdit

  • Generally not found in actual use, but following some Low German original text and often with a gloss (am Wodenstag, das ist Mittwoch or the like).

DeclensionEdit