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[noun mid-dey, -dey; adjective mid-dey] /noun ˈmɪdˈdeɪ, -ˌdeɪ; adjective ˈmɪdˌdeɪ/

the middle of the day; noon or the time centering around noon.
of or relating to the middle part of the day:
a midday news broadcast.


Old English middæg “midday, noon,” contracted from midne dæg (cf. Old High German mittitag, German mittag, Old Norse miðdagr); see mid + day.


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