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Names of the Days of the Week in French 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 our life.

In this article, we will discuss the names of different days of the week in the French language.

Names of the days in French and English

Day Name in EnglishDay Name in French

Sunday

Dimanche

Monday

Lundi

Tuesday

Mardi

Wednesday

Mercredi

Thursday

Jeudi

Friday

Vandredi

Saturday

Samedi

Sunday

The French name for Sunday is dimanche.

Monday

The French noun for Monday is lundi.

Tuesday

The word for Tuesday in the French language is mardi.

Wednesday

The word for Wednesday in the French language is mercredi.

Thursday

The French name for Thursday is jeudi.

Friday

The French noun for the word Friday is vendredi.

Saturday

The word for Saturday in the French language is samedi.

It's quiz time now!

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

  1. What is the French word for Sunday?
    • Dimanche
    • Lundi
  2. What is the word for Thursday in the French language?
    • Mercredi
    • Jeudi
  3. How would you refer to Friday in the French language?
    • Vendredi
    • Samedi

Answer Key

  1. Dimanche
  2. Jeudi
  3. Vendredi

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