Monday

Monday (i/ˈmʌndeɪ/ or /ˈmʌndi/) is the day of the week between Sunday and Tuesday. According to the Christian, Islamic and Hebrew calendars, it is the second day of the week. But according to international standard ISO 8601 it is the first day of the week. The name of Monday is derived from Old English Mōnandæg and Middle English Monenday, which means "moon day".

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Famous quotes containing the word monday:

    I have yfounde in myn astrologye,
    As I have looked in the moone bright,
    That now a Monday next, at quarter night,
    Shal falle a rain, and that so wilde and wood,
    That half so greet was nevere Noees flood.
    Geoffrey Chaucer (1340?–1400)

    There isn’t a Monday that would not cede its place to Tuesday.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    You’ve gotten in through the transom
    and you can’t get out
    till Monday morning or, worse,
    till the cops come.
    Philip Levine (b. 1928)