The days of the week have a historical importance in Far eastern languages as well. The planetary connection is still there. With days of the week corresponding to Japanese, Chinese and Vietnamese names for planets.
The names for planets in these languages corresponds to the Elements; for example the name for Venus translates to Metal Star, Mercury to Water star, Mars to Fire Star and so on.
Although in Vietnamese the days of the week tend to correspond to numbers.
Therefore the days in the week in Far Eastern Language roughly correspond to.
|Monday||Moon Day||Lord/ Master Day|
|Tuesday||Fire Day||No. 2|
|Wednesday||Water Day||No. 3|
|Thursday||Wood Day||No 4|
|Friday||Gold Day||No. 5|
|Saturday||Earth Day||No. 6|
|Sunday||Sun Day||No. 7|