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dow

Calculate day of week from a numeric date.

Defines two macros:

  • \dowcomp, which calculates the day of the week as a number in the range 0—6, returning the result in a counter \dow, and
  • \dayname, which uses \dowcomp to produce the (English) name of the week day.

See also dayofweek weekday wochtag.

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License: noinfo Version dated: 1993-02-15 Catalogued: 2014-09-25