In japanese the name/word wednesday is "suiyoubi"
The word wednesday is derived from the Old English Wodnes Daeg, which in turn is a translation of the Latin Mercrii dies, or "day of Mercury
'. The planet Mercury
is associated with the classic elemental water. Mercury
is obviously associated with the element mercury.
Basically in Japanese Wednesday means day of Mercury
If anyone cares to know Monday
is "getsuyoubi" meaning "Moon day"
Tuesday, "kayoubi", is derived from Old English tiwesdaeg, day of Tiw
, which in turn is derived from the Latin "dies Martis", Mars
Thursday, "mokuyoubi": Old English for "Day of Thor
", which is from the Latin "dies Jovis", day of Jove
is another name for Jupiter
, king of the gods).
Friday, "kinyoubi" is "gold day" a representation of the planet and goddess Venus
This is all from the website listed above.
If anyone is recognizing this material, it is because it is from Sailor Moon. The inner Senshi's Japanese names are related to their affiliate day and planet.
And I know a Wednesday Morrison.