Friday (n.)

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< Old English frigedæg “Frigga’s day,” from Frige, genitive of Frig, Germanic goddess of married love, a West Germanic translation of Latin dies Veneris “day of (the planet) Venus,” which itself translated Greek Aphrodites hemera.

Compare Old Norse frijadagr, Old Frisian frigendei, Middle Dutch vridach, Dutch vrijdag, German Freitag “Friday,” and the Latin-derived cognates Old French vendresdi, French vendredi, Spanish viernes.

source: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=friday

Have a LOVEly Friday, enjoy the weekend and see you all on the Sunday trip!

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