tschischtag

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German zīestac, zīstac, from Old High German zīostag, from Proto-West Germanic *Tīwas dag (Tuesday, literally day of Tiw), a calque of Latin dīes Martis (literally day of Mars). Cognate with German Ziestag, West Frisian tiisdei, English Tuesday, Faroese týsdagur, Swedish tisdag.

NounEdit

tschischtag m

  1. (Gressoney) Tuesday

See alsoEdit

See also: Carcoforo, Formazza, Issime, Rimella and Campello Monti

ReferencesEdit

  • “tschischtag” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle isole linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien