"V neděli nedělám."

Translation:I do not work on Sunday.

February 15, 2018



so sunday is literally the no-work day :D

February 15, 2018


The etymology of Czech names of the days are quite easy to guess. Most are just numbers (cf. úterý and Russian второй, čtvrtek, pátek), středa is in the middle and sobota is obviously from sabbath.

February 16, 2018


Very helpful explanation. Thank you.

September 22, 2018


Yeah. And Monday (pondělí) is the day after Sunday (po neděli).

February 16, 2018


In Polish we have "niedziela" and "poniedziałek" but etymology is not so obvious because we don't use the word "dělat" as often. We have "działać" (to act) but "robić" has a closer meaning to Czech "dělat". I would think about "dzielić" (to divide) too.

In Czech this connection is much more obvious.

May 6, 2019
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