How did the days of the week get their names?
- Sunday comes from Sun’s day.
- Monday comes from Moon’s day.
- Tuesday comes from Tiwes’ day (God of war).
- Wednesday comes from Woden’s day (Anglo-Saxon King of the Gods).
- Thursday comes from Thor’s day (God of Thunder).
- Friday comes from Freya’s day (Goddess of love and fruitfulness) or Frig’s day (wife of Odin).
- Saturday comes from Saturn’s day.