dinsdag

See also: Dinsdag

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch dinsendach. Probably from Proto-Germanic *þingsus-dagaz "Day of Thingsus".

Thingsus, Tiw or Týr was the name of the Germanic god of justice.

Compare Low German Dingsdag and German Dienstag.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪns.dɑx/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dins‧dag

NounEdit

dinsdag m (plural dinsdagen, diminutive dinsdagje n)

  1. Tuesday

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: Dinsdag

See alsoEdit