Definition of Friday
: the sixth day of the week
Fridaysplay \ˈfrī-(ˌ)dāz, -dēz\ adverb
Examples of friday in a Sentence
She was here last Friday.
My birthday falls on a Friday this year.
I'll arrive on Monday and leave on Friday.
Origin and Etymology of friday
Middle English, from Old English frīgedæg (akin to Old High German frīatag Friday), from *Frīg Frigga + dæg day, prehistoric translation of Latin dies Veneris Venus' day
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of Friday for English Language Learners
: the day of the week between Thursday and Saturday
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