donderdag

See also: Donderdag

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch donresdach, donredach, from Old Dutch *thonaresdag, from Proto-West Germanic *Þunras dag (day of the thunder god). Equivalent to Donar or donder +‎ dag.

Donar (North Germanic: Thor) was the Germanic god of the thunder.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔndərˌdɑx/
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  • Hyphenation: don‧der‧dag

NounEdit

donderdag m (plural donderdagen, diminutive donderdagje n)

  1. Thursday

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: Donderdag

See alsoEdit