DAYNAME() : weekday name in Full from input Date in MySQL

SELECT DAYNAME('2016-08-24') 
Output is Wednesday

Syntax
DAYNAME()
Example :
DEMO: Select date from Calendar to execute DAYNAME()

DAYNAME() function to get full name of the weekday in MySQL


CURDATE() or NOW() & DAYNAME()

By using CURDATE() we get the present date part only, where as by using NOW() we will get both date and time.
SELECT DAYNAME(CURDATE())
Output is Thursday
SELECT DAYNAME(NOW())
Output is Thursday

Yesterday , Today and Tomorrow

SELECT DAYNAME(CURDATE()- interval 1 day)  as YesterDay, 
DAYNAME(CURDATE()) as Today, 
DAYNAME(CURDATE()+ interval 1 Day) as Tomorrow
YesterDayTodayTomorrow
WednesdayThursdayFriday

PHP Script

To display the above details we used PHP Script, you can use the same script for using all above queries.
config.php connection string is available here
PDO for executing Queries in PHP
How to get records using FETCH() is here
<?Php
require 'config.php';  // Database connection string
$query='SELECT DAYNAME(CURDATE()) as dt';
// Change the above Query part to get different results // 

$count=$dbo->prepare($query);
$count->execute();
$row = $count->fetch(PDO::FETCH_OBJ);
echo 'Output is : '.$row->dt; 
?>
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SQL txt file for DAYNAME()
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