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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse frjádagr, borrowed from Old Saxon *frīadag or Old Frisian frīadei, from Proto-West Germanic *Frījā dag, cognate with English Friday, German Freitag, Dutch vrijdag and ultimately a calque of Latin diēs Veneris (day of Venus), which is itself a calque of Ancient Greek ἡμέρα Ἀφροδίτης (hēméra Aphrodítēs, day of Aphrodite).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /freːˀda/, [ˈfʁæˀd̥a]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -a

NounEdit

fredag c (singular definite fredagen, plural indefinite fredage)

  1. Friday

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse frjádagr, from Proto-West Germanic *Frījā dag (day of Frigg), a Germanic calque of the Latin dies Veneris (friday).

NounEdit

fredag m (definite singular fredagen, indefinite plural fredager, definite plural fredagene)

  1. Friday

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse frjádagr, from Proto-West Germanic *Frījā dag (day of Frigg), a Germanic calque of the Latin dies Veneris (friday).

NounEdit

fredag m (definite singular fredagen, indefinite plural fredagar, definite plural fredagane)

  1. Friday

Derived termsEdit

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse frjádagr, from late Proto-West Germanic *Frījā dag (day of Frigg), a Germanic calque of the Latin dies Veneris (friday).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfreːdɑːɡ/, /ˈfreːda/
  • (file)

NounEdit

fredag c

  1. Friday. The fifth day of the week (according to the ISO 8601 standard).

DeclensionEdit

Declension of fredag 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fredag fredagen fredagar fredagarna
Genitive fredags fredagens fredagars fredagarnas

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