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Saint Friday

Saint Friday Estonia
 
Paraskevi of Iconium
 

The cults of Paraskevi of Iconium and Parascheva of the Balkans were conflated with that of a Slavic deity associated with Friday, alternatively known as Petka, Pyatnitsa, or Zhiva.[3][4][5] Attributes, such as the association with spinning, were also merged into the cult of these saints.[3]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraskevi_of_Iconium

 

Holy Saturday, a local adaptation of the goddess Venus , [1] is a character in Romanian mythology , originally tied sixth (now fifth) day of the week in Latin Veneris dies in Italian venerdi in French vendredi, in Romanian Friday .

http://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sf%C3%A2nta_Vineri

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