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~ MONDAY  from MOON DAY
          sp = LUNES from LUNA = MOON
  ukr = PO and NEDILA = DAY AFTER  
                        DO NOTHING DAY  or 
                        after SUNDAY
                 DILO   DEAL  TASK

~ TUESDAY  from TIW or TYR also
           myth> ANGLO SAXON TIU or 
  GOD OF WAR  or the NORSE EQUIVALENT OF MARS
  sp  MARTES   from MARS  THE GOD OF WAR  
      MARZO    MARCH      sug> MARCHING
  note> THE ORDINAL SEQUENCE OF THE DAYS OF THE WEEK
        IS SIMILAR IN MOST MODERN EUROPEAN TONGUES
  eng THURSDAY  from THOR           
  sp  JUEVES         THURSDAY from JUPITER  JOVE  
  eng SATURDAY       SATURN
  ukr SUBOTA         SATURDAY       from SABATH    
  sp  SABADO         SATURDAY  note sug> SABBATICAL
  eng MONDAY         from MOON
  sp  LUNES          MONDAY from LUNA


~ WED        old eng for PLEDGE  see WEDLOCK
~ WEDDING    see> WEDLOCK              
             gr GAMOS = MATRIMONY
             ply> | WEDDINGS LOCK AWAY WAYS |    
             in ukr " SHE LEFT FOR A MAN "       
                    " HE TOOK A MAIN WOMAN "
~ WEDGE      in ger  WECK or WEDGE SHAPED PASTRY  implies BULKY
             old ger WAGANSO = PLOWSHARE  as in A PLOWING WEDGE
             lat     UOMIS     PLOUGHSHARE
             id+ OBJECT or PROCESS TO OPEN A WAY
                 INTRODUCE  FORCE IN
         in sp     CUN~A    WEDGE
                 PECUNIO    SALARY         sug> PECOS PECUNIARY
                   CUN~O    STAMP TO MAKE COINS
         sp vern   CUN~A    BRIBE  PAYOFF  INFLUENCE
              sp   CUN~A    WEDGE and leads to names of
                            " IN LAW RELATIVES "
                   CUN~ADA  SISTER IN LAW  EGREGIOUS
                   CUN~ADO  BROTHER IN LAW may derive from
                            lat COGNATUS      sug> COGNATE
         vern sp   CON~O    VULVA
         note sp   SUEGRA   MOTHER IN LAW  as in
                   SU       YOUR
                     EGRA   as in EGREGIOUS    sug> EGRESS
             ply> | WEDDING IS A WEDLOCK ON WEDNESDAY
                    WHEN MERCURIAL MERCHANTS MAY ENGAGE TO
             MARKET A BRIDE AS A LEGAL BRIBE TO
             WEDGE A WIFE AND MIX
             AVOUCH WITH VULVAR ISSUES
             PECUNIARY PLEDGES RELATED TO THE
             INGRESS AND EGRESS OF NEW POLITICAL
             OR "IN LAW" ASPIRATIONS |
~ WEDLOCK    MARRIAGE or  WEDDING
             MATRIMONY  WIFE                   sug> OPTION
             id+ ADOPTING  "POLITICAL"  RELATIVES
             from GAGE       sug> ENGAGE  WAGE  ENGAGEMENT
             lat UADIS or VADIS = WAY  TO GO   sug> PLEDGE
~ WEDNESDAY  A DAY LINKED TO THE MAKING OF PLEDGES from
             old eng WED = PLEDGE also in
             lat DIES MERCURII      or in    sug> MERCHANT
  sp MIERCOLES from MERCURIO or MERCURY  sug> MERCANTILISM
  hx> UNTIL RECENT TIMES WEDNESDAY WAS THE DAY OF THE
      MARKET or BAZAAR or in sp MERCADO       sug> MERCURY


~ THROW      HURL  CAST  PITCH  TOSS
             rather complex concepts related to TWIST or PERVERSE
         old eng   THRAWAN    = TO TWIST          sug> TORNADO
             skt   TURAS        TO INJURE {or to be perforated}
             lat   TERERE       or
                   TRITUS       TO RUB AWAY or THRASH
             gr    TREMA        PIERCE or BORE or TURN
                   TREPAN       BIT  also TOOL USED TO PERFORATE
             eng   TREPIDATION  FEAR               sug>    TRITE
                   TREPIDANT    TO TREMBLE  TREMBLING
             sp    TREPANAR     TO PERFORATE  MAKE A HOLE
             med>  TREPHINE     SAW USED TO CUT THE SKULL
             biol> TREPONEMA    MANY MOBILE SPIRAL LIKE BACTERIA
                   TREMA        bot GENUS OF SHRUBS WITH FRUITS
                                THAT HAVE A HOLE
             ukr   TREMA        FRIGHT            
                   TRIPATY      TO SHAKE  BEAT  THRASH  BATTER
             gr    TRUPA        A PIECE OF BONE
             ukr   TRUP         CADAVER  CORPSE
                   TRUNA        COFFIN
                   TRUPA        TROUPE  BAND  COMPANY
             eng   TROOP        CORPS  SOLDIERS  {ready for death}
             ukr   TRUS         INQUEST  SHAKE   {dig for facts}
                                TREMBLING  SHIVER
                   TRUSYTY      TO SHAKE  TO MAKE SHIVER  TO CLEAN
                   TRUSOK       SPLINTER  BROKEN PIECES
                   TRUJA        RUB TO DUST
             lat   TERERE       RUB
                   TEREBRA      DRILL           sug> TRITURATE
                   TERMES       WOOD WORM       sug> TRIBULATION
             biol> TERMITE      WOOD DRILLING INSECT
                   THREAD       STRAIN  LINE    sug> TREMBLER
             ger   DRAHT        WIRE            sug> LINE
             ukr   DROT         WIRE            sug> ORDER
                   DROCHYTY     IRRITATE or STRAIN
             ply> | DRILLING RUBBING or STRAINING is IRRITATING |
             ply> | TREPIDATIONS OF TREMBLING SOLDIERS REFLECT
                    THE FEAR OF BEING TREPANATED INTO
             A CORPS or CORPSE |
             ply> | atTRITion and deTRITus from TERMites
                    justify a diaTRIBE |
~ THUNDER    see above  also THUMP  CRASH  SHAKE  BANG
~ THURSDAY   THE FIFTH WEEK DAY
             from THUNDER and THOR
  ukr CHETVERKH = FOURTH DAY
  myth> from NORSE GOD THOR or DAY OF RENDERING
        sp JUEVES from JUPITER JOVE or ZEUS
  THE THUNDERS OF ZEUS WERE GIVEN TO HIM BY THE CYCLOPS
  ply> | on THURSDAYS ENTHRONED chairmen or ZEUS
         may DETONATE or THROW THUNDERS to make
  TORNADOES to DETHRONE and THROTTLE a THRONG |


~ FRIDAY  myth> from NORSE GODDESS FRIGG or FRIGGA
                also a link in Latin with
  sp  VIERNES     = FRIDAY from
      VENERIS DIES  for VENUS DAY but in
  ukr PIATNYTSIA    FIFTH DAY AFTER SUNDAY
      PIAT          FIVE
  note in the USA days are counted from         sug> CONTRARIAN
       SATURDAY or SABBATH                      sug> PURITAN
  in the USA FRIDAY is the SIXTH DAY            sug> CONTRITE
  myth> APOLLO WAS LINKED WITH THE SUN AND THE  sug> PURE
        NUMBER SEVEN or 7 AND AFTERWARDS
  MOST CHRISTIANS CONSIDER SUNDAY AS THE DAY 7
  in the USA THE FIRST DAY AFTER THE
  SABBATH in ukr SUBOTA
  myth> SOME CHRISTIANS CLAIM SAINT PARASKEVE
        IS RELATED TO FRIDAY
  in gr PARASKEVE = FRIDAY
  note PARASKEVE WAS THE SAINT PROTECTOR OF TRADE
       IN MANY COUNTRIES FRIDAY IS  " MARKET " DAY


~ SATUR     lat for FULL as in
~ SATURATE  TO FILL or     sug> SATISFY
            SOAKED  or
            IMPREGNATED
            ply> SATURNAL SATURATION
~ SATURDAY  relates to
            SABATH from SATURN or
     lat    SATURNUS   or
     ukr    SUBOTA     or
     sp     SABADO     from
            SABBATH    from Babylonian
            SHAPATU    and to continue
    lat     SATOR      SOWER
            SATORIUS   BELONGING TO SEED
            SATUM      STANDING CORN
            SATUR      FULL BELLY
            SATURATUR  FILLED  GLUTTED  SATISFIED
     hx>    BABYLONIAN HOLIDAY CELEBRATED EVERY 7 DAYS
            or SABATH
     DEDICATED TO THE PLANET SATURN
     THE DAY WAS TO BE FOR SELF PUNISHMENT
     BUT UNDER JEWISH TRADITIONS THE
     SABBATH BECAME A DAY OF JOY AND REST
     myth> DAY OF SATURN THE NOURISHER
           THE ROMAN GOD OF CIVILIZATION
           AND AGRICULTURE
~ SATURN   or
~ SATURNUS hx> the  ROMANS identified him
               with KRONOS or CRONOS
     sug>  CHRONOMETER  CHRONOLOGY CHRONIC
     myth> COMPLEX DEITY
           de facto GOD OF TIME PASSING
     {DECEMBER} and welcomed by
     see> JANUS who represents   see> JANUARY
          ALL NEW BEGINNINGS     sug> NEW YEAR
     SATURNUS WAS A ROMAN GOD ONLY SECOND TO ZEUS
     HIS CONSORT WAS OPS A GODDESS OF HARVEST AND
     WHO GOVERNED JOINTLY WITH SATURN and JANUS
     alt OTHER VERSIONS STATE THAT HIS
         CULT PARTNER WAS THE GODDESS LUA
     WHOSE NAME RELATES TO
     HIS DAUGHTER WAS SATURNIA or JUNO
     med> LUES or SYPHILIS
     note SATURN WAS EXPELLED BY ZEUS
          AND TOOK REFUGE IN LATIUM or ITALY
     lat  LATERE = TO HIDE  note see> LATENT
     giving rise to the word see> LATIN
     SATURN is also known as
     lat STERCES   or            sug> MUD
         STERCULUS               sug> DUNG
     sp  STERCOL = DUNG          sug> MANURE
     note PICUMNUS               sug> SLUDGE
     for some SATURN stood for  MANURING
     THE EMBLEM OF SATURN WAS THE PRUNING KNIFE
     SATURN GAVE RISE TO THE TERM
     "SATURNIA" for" A LAND OF SEED AND FRUIT "
     astr> SATURN IS THE 2nd LARGEST PLANET
     art>  THE ROMANS SHOW SATURN SEATED WITH
            A CAPE ON HIS KNEES AND A VEIL ON HIS
     HEAD AS AN ALLEGORY TO THE OBSCURITY OF
     THE TIMES AND HOLDING IN HIS HAND
     A SICKLE or SCYTHE WITH WHICH HE
     CASTRATED HIS FATHER URANUS or
     PRUNED AND GRAFTED VINES
     BY HIS THRONE THERE MAY BE A SPHERE
     REPRESENTING THE PLANET ON WHICH
     HE MAY REST HIS FEET AND
     ON EACH SIDE THERE MAY BE GENIES or
     A CROCODILE AS SYMBOL OF TIME
     WHICH DEVOURS ALL [9]
     note RUBENS [#] in 1636 painted
          SATURN DEVOURING HIS CHILD and perhaps
          inspired GOYA [#] to do the same in 1819
          both hang in the PRADO Museum in MADRID
              also note that MANY BAROQUE CLOCKS
              ARE DECORATED WITH SATURN REPRESENTED
              AS AN OLD MAN WITH A SCYTHE
~ SATURNALIA  id+ FORERUNNER OF CHRISTMAS
                  WITH COMPONENTS ALSO RETAINED IN
     see> CARNIVAL or MARDI GRAS
     hx> THE MERRIEST ROMAN FESTIVAL
         OF THE YEAR CELEBRATED DECEMBER 17 TO 23
     A SYMBOLICAL RETURN TO THE GOLDEN AGE
     ALL WORK WAS STOPPED AND WAR WAS DEFERRED
     CRIMINALS COULD NOT BE PUNISHED
     SLAVES WERE GIVEN FREEDOM AND
     SERVED BY THEIR MASTERS
     {DURING THE GOLDEN AGE ALL MEN WERE EQUAL}
     notably STOICS note
     " SUB SOLE NIHIL NOVI "
     or NOTHING NEW ON EARTH
     as if having a premonition that
     CHRISTMAS WOULD RETAIN AND TRANSMIT
     KEY SATURNALIA FEATURES FOR 2000 YEARS
     A TIME FOR MERRY PARTIES GLORIFYING PEACE
     EXCHAGE OF PRESENTS FORMERLY MOSTLY
     CANDLES AND FIGURINES
     GAMBLING FOR NUTS {symbol of fruitfulness}
     EXCHANGE OF VOWS CALLING FOR PROSPERITY
     lit+ "ALL IS MERRY and MIRTHFUL
           THE SERIOUS IS BARRED
     WE PRETEND {that} WE ARE BACK
     IN THE GOLDEN AGE
     A TIME OF BLISS AND PLENTY
     AS IF ALL MEN ARE GOOD ... and
     PEACE ON EARTH
     {no wars could be incited}
     A TIME FOR PARTIES recommended for
     'MORE THAT GRACES' (THREE)
     and 'LESS THAN MUSES' (NINE)
     the above was extracted from comments by
     LUCIAN [#] MACROBIUS [#] VIRGIL [#]
     among others
     note     SATURN WAS WELCOMED BY JANUS
              WHO INTRODUCED THE NEW YEAR
         art> SOME STATUES DEPICTED JANUS
              HOLDING THE NUMBERS 300 AND 65
~ SATURNIA    name for ITALY
~ SATURNALIA  or "OPTIMUS DIERUM" or
              THE OPTIMAL DAY
              a feast underscoring the idea that
              ALL HUMANS ARE EQUAL BEFORE SATURN
  DURING SATURNIA THE GODS CALLED FOR
  A FEAST GRANTING TEMPORARY EQUALITY or
  FREEDOM FOR THE SLAVES WHO WERE TO BE
  SERVED BY THEIR MASTERS
  hx> WEEK LONG CELEBRATION DURING
      DECEMBER 19-26th TO HONOR SATURN AS
  THE ROMAN GOD OF AGRICULTURE
  SLAVES WERE FREE AND THEIR MASTERS
  SERVED THEM AT THE TABLE etc
  THE ALSO WAS A "LORD OF MISRULE"
  AKIN TO KING MOMUS DURING MARDI GRAS
  THEIR LIBERTY LED TO LIBERTINE BEHAVIORS
  also A FEAST TO APPEAL TO THE SUN
       TO EXPRESS A CONCERN ABOUT WINTER AND
  THE GRADUAL WITHDRAWAL OF THE SUN eg SHORTER DAYS
  BEFORE ROMAN TIMES
  PRIMITIVE PEOPLE LIT PINE TREES TO ATTRACT BACK
  THE SUN
  THIS WAS REPLACED BY LIT CHRISTMAS TREES
  myth> CHRISTIANS ADOPTED DECEMBER 25th
        FROM MITHRAISM
  THE BIRTHDAY OF MITHRA IS ON CHRISTAMS DAY
  THE BIRTH OF JESUS CHRIST WAS CELEBRATED JANUARY 6th
  UNTIL CHANGED TO DECEMBER 25TH
  JANUARY 6TH BECAME THE EPIPHANY
  note THAT THESE FESTIVITIES COINCIDE
       WITH THE WINTER SOLSTICE
  note SATURNIA is also known as KRONIA
       DURING SATURNALIA FESTIVALS
  RESTRAINTS WERE RELAXED
  THE FEASTS CALLED FOR MIRTH AND PLEASURES
  RECOLLING THE GOLDEN ERA WHEN
  KRONOS or SATURN RULED AND
  HARVEST TIME WAS ETERNAL or TIMELESS  sug> IMMORTAL
  note how THE ROMAN FESTIVAL           sug> FIESTA
  LASTED 5 to 7 DAYS [32] and that
  ORDINARY CLASS DISTINCTIONS DISAPPEARED   sug> ECHELON
  PARTICULARLY BETWEEN MASTER AND SERVANT   sug> SERVILE
  TEMPORARILY SLAVES BECAME EQUALS          sug> KING FELIX
  DURING THE FESTIVAL
  NO ASSEMBLIES WERE HELD        sug> FELICITOUS
  NO CRIMINAL COULD BE PUNISHED  sug> MORATORIUM
  SLAVES DRESSED LIKE MASTERS    sug> CARNIVAL
  IN ROME A TEMPLE OF SATURN
  AT THE FOOT OF CAPITOLINE HILL SHOWED
  SATURN WITH THE CURVED GARDEN KNIFE
  SIGNIFYING THAT IT WAS HE
  WHO SHOWED HUMANS HOW TO
  TRIM GRAPE VINES AND OLIVE TREES
  id+ THE CARNAL LICENSE AND EROTICA
      DURING THE SATURNALIA ARE
      SUGGESTIVE OF CARNIVAL or MARDI GRAS
  sp CARNE = FLESH
  see> CARNIVAL and MARDI GRAS
  astr> note FORMERLY THE NEW YEAR WAS IN
        SPRING AND RELATED TO THE CURRENT DATES
  OF CARNIVAL MARDI GRAS or EASTER
  THE DATE REFLECTS THE COINCIDENCE
  OF THE CYCLE OF THE MOON and SUN
  formerly known as "COPULATION" POINT
  which relates to the SPRING or
  BIRTH OF NEW LIFE or PRIMA VERA
  art> MANY CLOCKS INCLUDE
       THE FIGURE OF SATURN HOLDING
  A SICKLE AS A SYMBOL OF THE
  IRREVERSIBILITY OF OUR MORTAL NATURE
  biol> ins SATURNIA IS A GENUS OF MOTHS
        IT INCLUDES THE SILKWORM
  also note SATURNULUS  SATURNINUS
  sc>  SATURN is the old former name for LEAD
       symbol Pb    = LEAD
       in sp  PLOMO = LEAD         sug> PLUMBER
       in ukr PLOMBA  TOOTH CAVITY METAL FILLER
  med> SATURNINE COLIC refers to SYMPTOMS OF LEAD POISONING
       SATURNIZE denotes to CASTRATE or to MIX WITH LEAD
  ply> | MIXING HUMANS WITH LEAD IS CASTRATING |


~ SUNDAL  or SUN DIAL               sug> SWASTIKA


~ SUNDAY  id+ HOLIDAY or DAY OF REST
              DAY OF THE SUN 
  ukr NEDILA from NE = NO and DILA = NO DEALS DAY 
  rus VOSKRESENIE      DAY OF THE RESURRECION 
  lat DIES SOLIS       SUNDAY later DIES DOMINI or in
  sp  DOMINGO          DAY OF THE LORD
  ger SONNTAG          SUNDAY from    TAG = DAY
  myth> DEITIES LINKED TO THE SUN ARE SHOWN BELOW  
        BENNU  APOLLO  PHOEBOS  OSIRIS  RA  and
        SAVITA   ak to
  ukr   SVIT   = WORLD  UNIVERSE
        SVITLO   LIGHT
        SONCZE   SUN
  SUNDAY IS THE FIRST DAY OF WEEK IN THE USA BUT
  THE 7th DAY IN MOST OTHER WESTERN CULTURES from the BIBLE STATING
  THE 7TH DAY THE LORD RESTED
  note APOLLO WAS LINKED TO THE SUN AS HIS SYMBOL OF LIGHT
       HIS NUMBER ATTRIBUTE WAS SEVEN or 7
  art> often APOLLO WAS SHOWN WITH SEVEN EMANATING SUN RAYS
       perhaps it denotes THE SEVEN WEEK DAYS
  other events RELATED TO THE SUN are found in stories about
  PHAETHON  PHOEBUS  PHOENIX  SATURNALIA  ELECTRON
  hx> JAPAN CALLS ITSELF THE " LAND OF THE RISING SUN "
      THE FRENCH HAD THE ARROGANT CUSTOM TO CALL THEIR KING
  " KING SUN "   LOUIS XIV in particular
  also in ukr SONECHKO = LITTLE SUN is a popular
  AFFECTIONATE TERM for a SPOUSES or SWEETHEART


~ SUNION  or SOUNION  THE MOST SOUTHERN CAPE OF ATTICA
             WHERE A FAMOUS TEMPLE FOR POSEIDON STILL STANDS

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