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Names of the Days of Week in German for English Readers

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I like to learn other languages too.

The weekdays are very important in our lives. They arrange a schedule for different aspects of our life.

In this article, we will discuss the names of all the days of the week in the German language. The German names for the days have been provided alongside their English meanings to help English readers learn them.

Names of the days in German and English

Name of the day in English Name of the day in German

Sunday

Sonntag

Monday

Montag

Tuesday

Dienstag

Wednesday

Mittwoch

Thursday

Donnerstag

Friday

Freitag

Saturday

Samstag

Sunday

The German name for Sunday is sonntag.

Monday

The German noun for Monday is montag.

Tuesday

The word for Tuesday in the German language is dienstag.

Wednesday

The word for Wednesday in the German language is mittwoch.

Thursday

The German name for Thursday is sonnerstag.

Friday

The German noun for the word Friday is freitag.

Saturday

The word for Saturday in the German language is samstag.

It's the quiz time now

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What would you call the Sunday in German language?
    • Sonntag
    • Dienstag
  2. What is the German name for the Monday?
    • Montag
    • Mittwoch
  3. The German name for the Thursday is Donnerstag.
    • True
    • False
  4. The Friday is called Freitag in German.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. Sonntag
  2. Montag
  3. True
  4. True

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