What is Thursday?

  • (noun): The fifth day of the week; the fourth working day.
    Synonyms: Th


Thursday (i/ˈθɜrzdi/ or /ˈθɜrzdeɪ/) is the fourth or fifth day of the week. According to the ISO 8601 international standard adopted in most western countries, it is the fourth day of the week. In countries that use the Sunday-first convention Thursday is defined as the fifth day of the week. It is the fifth day of the week in the Judeo-Christian calendar as well, and was defined so in the ancient Mesopotamian and biblical calendars. It falls between Wednesday and Friday. The name is derived from Old English Þūnresdæg and Middle English Thuresday, which means "Thor's day".

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List Of Ashes To Ashes Episodes - Series 1 (2008)
... Title Writer Director Airdate 1 "Episode 1" Matthew Graham Johnny Campbell Thursday 7 February 2008 (2008-02-07) DI Alex Drake wakes up in 1981 after being shot by an ex-criminal mastermind ... it will enable her to return to 2 ... "Episode 2" Ashley Pharoah Johnny Campbell Thursday 14 February 2008 (2008-02-14) As the royal wedding of Prince Charles and. 3" Julie Rutterford Bille Eltringham Thursday 21 February 2008 (2008-02-21) With a serial attacker at large, Gene and Alex investigate a rape allegation from a prostitute ...
Thursday - Popular Culture - Music
... Thursday Afternoon is a 1985 album by the British ambient musician Brian Eno consisting of one 60 minute long composition ... Donnerstag aus Licht (Thursday from Light) is an opera by Karlheinz Stockhausen ... Thursday is a post-hardcore band from New Brunswick, New Jersey, formed in 1997 ...
Clothes-Line - Broadcast Times
... Episode 1 Clothes-Line, broadcast at 21.20 on Thursday 30 September 1937 Episode 2 The Sporting Woman, broadcast at 21.20 on Thursday 14 October 1937 Episode 3 ...
Sacramento Mountain Lions - Franchise History - California Redwoods (2009) - Schedule
... ET New York Sentinels W 24–7 1–1 AT T Park 6,341 HDNet 3 Thursday, October 700 ... p.m ... L 7–34 1–2 Citrus Bowl 12,021 Versus 4 Thursday, October 700 ... p.m ... Vegas Locomotives L 10–16 2–3 Spartan Stadium 4,312 HDNet 7 Thursday, November 900 ... p.m ...
Seersucker Thursday
... Seersucker Thursday is annual tradition in the United States Congress in which Senators don the lightweight, striped, summer-friendly fabric seersucker, in the spirit of traditional ... is common to see Congressional staffers don seersucker suits on Thursdays throughout the year ...

Famous quotes containing the word thursday:

    Success four flights Thursday morning all against twenty one mile wind started from Level with engine power alone speed through air thirty one miles longest 57 second inform Press home Christmas.
    Orville Wright (1871–1948)

    Newspaperman: That was a magnificent work. There were these mass columns of Apaches in their war paint and feather bonnets. And here was Thursday leading his men in that heroic charge.
    Capt. York: Correct in every detail.
    Newspaperman: He’s become almost a legend already. He’s the hero of every schoolboy in America.
    Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965)