Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique)

Cindy Kandolf (
13 Oct 1995 10:55:38 GMT

In article <45jjn6$> (Gilbert Aubin) writes:
> Actually,both versions are in use. In some European languages names of
> the days are notderived from names of planets,as they are mostly in
> English (Monday - Moon-day, Sunday obvious, Saturday - Saturn- day etc)

Three out of seven doesn't count as "mostly". The other four days of
the week in English are named after Teutonic gods.

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