- The third day of the week in the USA, and the second day of the week in countries that use the ISO 8601 norm; it follows Monday and precedes Wednesday.
Etymology: Tewesday, from Tiwesdíg, TÄwesdíg (a rendering of dies Martis) from Tiw, TÄw, the Germanic counterpart of the Roman god Mars, from Proto-Germanic
- on Tuesday
- Tiwaz, god of the sky, from Proto-Indo-European base
- dyeu-, to shine, + díg day
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