zeta

noun
ze·​ta | \ ˈzā-tə How to pronounce zeta (audio) , ˈzē- \

Definition of zeta

: the 6th letter of the Greek alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of zeta

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zeta

Greek zēta

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The first known use of zeta was in the 15th century

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Dictionary Entries Near zeta

zesty

zeta

zeta potential

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Cite this Entry

“Zeta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zeta. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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