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Definitions of Z

  1. the 26th letter of the Roman alphabet; "the British call Z zed and the Scots call it ezed but Americans call it zee"; "he doesn't know A from izzard" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. Z, the twenty-sixth and last letter of the English alphabet, is a vocal consonant. It is taken from the Latin letter Z, which came from the Greek alphabet, this having it from a Semitic source. The ultimate origin is probably Egyptian. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Is the last letter of the English alphabet, and is merely a vocal S. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. The twenty-sixth letter in the English alphabet. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Usage examples for Z

  1. The letter Z you will notice has only a small space allowed it; X, too, is not much in demand." – Paul and the Printing Press by Sara Ware Bassett
  2. 171 " Z Poems so signed. – A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.) by Mrs. Sutherland Orr