girl Friday definition by Webster's New World
girl Friday definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: girl + (man) Friday.
girl friday - Phrases/Idioms
Variant of Friday
- the sixth day of the week: abbrev. Fri or F
Origin: after the devoted servant of Robinson Crusoea faithful follower or efficient helperusually man (or girl) Friday
Origin: Middle English fridai ; from Old English frigedæg, literally , day of the goddess Frigg, akin to German Freitag, Dutch Vrijdag, Swedish Fredag: translated, translation of Late Latin Veneris dies (Fr vendredi), Venus' day