This is a list of names in which the categories include days.
AFËRDITA f Albanian
Means "daybreak, morning"
in Albanian, from afër
"nearby, close" and ditë
ANNAGÜL f Turkmen
Derived from Turkmen anna
"Friday" and gül
ARDIT m Albanian
Means "golden day"
in Albanian, from ar
"gold" and ditë
MONDAY f English (Rare)
From the English word for the day of the week, which was derived from Old English mona
"moon" and dæg
"day". This was formerly given to girls born on Monday.
NATALIA f Polish, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, English, German, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Greek, Georgian, Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Late Roman
Latinate form of Natalia
NATALIE f English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian
From the Late Latin name Natalia
, which meant "Christmas Day"
from Latin natale domini
. This was the name of the wife of the 4th-century martyr Saint Adrian of Nicomedia. She is venerated as a saint in the Orthodox Church, and the name has traditionally been more common among Eastern Christians than those in the West. It was popularized in America by actress Natalie Wood (1938-1981), who was born to Russian immigrants.
PARASKEVE f Late Greek
Derived from Greek παρασκευή (paraskeue)
(being the day of preparation). This was the name of a 2nd-century saint who was martyred in Rome.
RUSUDAN f Georgian
Possibly derived from Persian روز (ruz)
. This name was borne by a 13th-century ruling queen of Georgia.
SUNDAY f English
From the name of the day of the week, which ultimately derives from Old English sunnandæg
, which was composed of the elements sunne
"sun" and dæg