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La Settimana Italiana Posted by on Jan 23, 2009

The Italian word for week is settimana which comes from Latin and means ‘in numero di sette’ (lit. in number of seven) because, yes you’ve guessed it, there are seven days in the week. The first five of these take their names from the planets. lunedi’ (Monday) is from the Latin Lunae dies, or ‘day…

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