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Function Reference/the weekday

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Description

Displays the day of the week (e.g. Friday). This tag must be used within The Loop.

Replace With

To replace this tag, use the_time() with 'l' as the format string:

<?php the_time('l'); ?>

See Formatting Date and Time for information on date and time format string use.

Usage

 <?php the_weekday() ?> 

Parameters

This tag does not accept any parameters.

Example

 <p>This was posted on a <?php the_weekday() ?>.</p>

Change Log

Related

get_calendar(), get_day_link(), get_month_link(), get_the_date(), get_the_time(), get_year_link(), single_month_title(), the_date(), the_date_xml(), the_modified_date(), get_the_modified_date(), the_modified_time(), get_the_modified_time(), the_time()

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