Gender: Female Meaning of Wednesday: "Woden's day" Origin of Wednesday: English

Wednesday Origin and Meaning

The name Wednesday is a girl's name of English origin meaning "Woden's day".

Name made famous by the macabre character Wednesday -- middle name: Friday -- Addams is taken from the name of the day dedicated to the Anglo-Saxon god Woden, who relates to Mercury. Cartoonist author Charles Addams was said to choose the name because "Wednesday's child is full of woe."

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