DayName

DayName[]
gives the current day of the week.

DayName[date]
gives the day of the week for the given date.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • The following options can be given:
  • CalendarType"Gregorian"calendar in which the date parameter has been specified

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Basic Examples  (3)Basic Examples  (3)

Wolfram Research began on a Saturday:

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The day of the week today:

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Hours, minutes, and seconds do not affect the day of the week:

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Introduced in 2012
(9.0)
| Updated in 2014
(10.0)