Returns a string indicating the specified day of the week.
||An integer 1 through 7, inclusive, designating the day of the week. The numeric value of each day depends on the firstdayofweek setting.
||Optional Boolean value that indicates if the weekday name is to be returned fully spelled out, or abbreviated. If omitted, the default is False, which means that the weekday name is returned fully spelled out.
||Optional Numeric value indicating the first day of the week. See Description section for values.
function returns a day name corresponding to the day of the week represented by weekday
. The first day of the week is, by default, Sunday, or the current NLS day of week setting overriding this default system-wide.
argument can be used to set the first day of the week for this statement to the day of your choosing. The firstdayofweek
argument can have the following values:
The following example uses the WeekDay
functions to return the name of the day of the week for the specified date:
WDayNum = Weekday("11/1/2005")
WDayName = WeekdayName(3)
November 1, 2005 is a Tuesday.