NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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WEDNESDAY

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" The modern word “Wednesday” is named after Odin and it comes from the Germanic word Wotan which means “Odin” so Wednesday is “Odin’s day”. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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TUESDAY

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" The God Tyr is associated with the day Tuesday and in the Scandinavian countries, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, this day is called Tirsdag, so Tuesday is Tyr’s day. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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MONDAY

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" The Moon also was important to the Vikings since it helped them keep track of time, it had its own day, Monday. Today in Denmark the day is called ”Mandag” and in our [neighbouring] country, Germany the day is called Montag which comes from the word mond. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







"This is National Safe Boating Week…Today’s Subject is Cold Water Safety. Make sure everyone is wearing a life jacket. Even experienced swimmers will experience shock within one minute in frigid water and lose muscle control within 10 minutes.

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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SUNDAY

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" The Vikings [worshipped] the sun so much because of the cold climate, that they gave the sun its own day, and the first day of the week, Sunday... "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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SATURDAY

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GET BEHIND THOSE EARS!

" ... The name means bathing day or literally translated pool day. The Viking was actually pretty clean and not just some dirty barbarians, they probably had better hygiene than other societies in that time period."

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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THURSDAY

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" Thor is associated with the day Thursday which comes from the word Torsdag in the Scandinavian countries and in the Germanic countries it is called Donnerstag which means thunderday and comes from the word Donar, which was the name of Thor in the Germanic countries. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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WEDNESDAY

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" The modern word “Wednesday” is named after Odin and it comes from the Germanic word Wotan which means “Odin” so Wednesday is “Odin’s day”. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking







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