Definitions for z

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. omega, Z(noun)

    the ending of a series or sequence

    "the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end"--Revelation

  2. 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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Z

    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

Freebase

  1. Z

    Z is the twenty-sixth and final letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet.

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