hebdomadally vs weekly what difference

what is difference between hebdomadally and weekly

English

Etymology

hebdomadal +‎ -ly

Adverb

hebdomadally (not comparable)

  1. In periods of seven days; weekly.
    • 1846-1848, James Russell Lowell, The Biglow Papers
      Behold the whole huge earth sent to me hebdomadally in a brownpaper wrapper!

References

  • hebdomadally in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


English

Etymology

From Middle English wekely, weikly (adverb), equivalent to week +‎ -ly. Compare Dutch wekelijks (weekly), German wöchentlich (weekly), Danish ugentlig (weekly), Norwegian ukentlig (weekly), Icelandic vikulega (weekly), Swedish veckovis (weekly).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /wiːk.li/
  • Rhymes: -iːk.li
  • Homophone: weakly

Adverb

weekly (not comparable)

  1. Once every week.
  2. Every week.

Synonyms

  • hebdomadally

Derived terms

  • biweekly
  • semi-weekly
  • twice-weekly
  • twi-weekly

Translations

Adjective

weekly (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to a week.
  2. Happening once a week, or every week.

Synonyms

  • hebdomadal

Translations

Noun

weekly (plural weeklies)

  1. A publication that is published once a week.

Descendants

  • Japanese: ウィークリー (wīkurī)

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