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Returns text in Japanese that is the full name of the weekday for a date.


DayNameJ ( date )


date - any calendar date

Data type returned 


Originated in 

FileMaker Pro 6.0 or earlier

Example 1 

DayNameJ ( Date ( 1 ; 1 ; 2021 ) ) returns Japanese text for the full name of the weekday occurring on January 1, 2021.

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