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Definitions of Z

  1. the ending of a series or sequence; "the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end"--Revelation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Twenty-sixth letter of the alphabet. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. The twenty-sixth letter in the English alphabet. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. 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.
  7. 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. Etymologically, it is most closely related to s, y, and j; as in glass, glaze; E. yoke, Gr. /, L. yugum; E. zealous, jealous. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 273, 274. mso.anu.edu.au
  8. 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. Etymologically, it is most closely related to s, y, and j; as in glass, glaze; E. yoke, Gr. yugum; E. zealous, jealous. See Guide to Pronunciation, dictgcide_fs
  9. the twenty-sixth and last letter in our alphabet, is derived through the Greek zeta, from zayin, the seventh Semitic letter--its sound a voiced sibilant, either a voiced s as in 'zeal,' or a voiced sh as in 'azure.'--The cedilla (ç) is a 'little zed,' as is implied by the Italian name zediglia, from zeticula. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  10. letter (pl. Zs, Zs, zeds), (Alg.) third unknown quantity (cf. c, x). Abbr.: Zech. (ariah), Zeph. (aniah), O.T. books. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  11. A letter representing the sounds ds or ts, and therefore a double letter. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  12. The twenty-sixth and last letter of the English alphabet is a sibilant consonant, and is merely a sonant or vocal. In Italian and German it is a double consonant, or has a compound sound of dz or ds. But in English it has one uniform sound, as in haze, maize, which bears the same relation to s that v does to f, that of vocal as constrasted with an aspirate articulation. Cabinet Dictionary

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