Norse and Roman Days of the week and the origin of their names. Monday


Monday  Moon Day

Lesson  2 Monday, This by far may be the most hated day of the week to more people than I can even count. Monday is Moon Day.  Yes,  you understood that correct, the same moon in the sky that is visible all over the earth. It come from the old English “Monandaeg” day of the moon and it is a translation from the Latin name dies Lunea. Monday is the first day of the work week. Like Sunday, it’s named after an object the Romans saw in the night sky, and being the second day of the week, they named it after the second biggest thing they saw when looking up


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