# WEEKDAYÂ¶

Returns the weekday in form of a number (1 (sunday) - 7 (saturday)) of the date value.

**Syntax**

=WEEKDAY(DateValue)

**Arguments**

Name |
Description |
---|---|

DateValue |
The number to the left of the decimal define the days since 1.1.1900. The number to the right of the decimal define the fraction of the day. |

**Return Value**

Weekday evaluated from date value. Counting from 1, representing sunday, to 7, representing saturday.

**Example**

Function |
Result |
Comment |
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=WEEKDAY(43238) |
6 |
The given date value represents the 18th of May, 2018, which was a friday. |