Definitions for izzardˈɪz ərd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

iz•zard*ˈɪz ərd(n.)

  1. the letter


    Category: Status (usage)

* Chiefly Dial..

Origin of izzard:

1730–40; alter. of zed

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Z, z, zee, zed, ezed, izzard(noun)

    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"


  1. izzard(Noun)

    an alternate pronunciation for the letter Z, similar to zed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Izzard(noun)

    see Izard

  2. Izzard(noun)

    the letter z; -- formerly so called


  1. Izzard

    Izzard was a science fiction fanzine edited by Patrick Nielsen Hayden and Teresa Nielsen Hayden. It was nominated for the Hugo Award in 1984. Contributors included Terry Carr, Steve Stiles, Greg Benford, Ted White, Greg Pickersgill, Avedon Carol, Dave Langford, Stu Shiffman, Taral Wayne, Ray Nelson and Alexis Gilliland.


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