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za {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza  ::
zabaglione {n} (A custard-like dessert made with egg yolks, sugar and Marsala wine)  :: sabayon {m}
Zachariah {prop} (male given name) SEE: Zachary  ::
Zachariah {prop} (Zechariah) SEE: Zechariah  ::
Zacharias {prop} (male given name) SEE: Zachary  ::
Zacharias {prop} (Zechariah) SEE: Zechariah  ::
Zachary {prop} (male given name)  :: Zacharie {m}
Zagreb {prop} /ˈzɑːɡrɛb/ (capital of Croatia)  :: Zagreb
Zagrebian {adj} (from Zagreb)  :: zagrébois, zagrébien [rare]
Zagrebian {n} (someone from Zagreb)  :: Zagrébois {m}, Zagréboise {f}, Zagrébien {m} [rare], Zagrébienne {f} [rare]
zaibatsu {n} /ˈzaɪˌbatˌsu/ (a Japanese conglomerate (or South Korean))  :: zaibatsu {m}
zaire {n} (currency)  :: zaïre {m}
Zaire {prop} /zɑːˈɪər/ (former name of DR of Congo)  :: le Zaïre {m}
Zairean {n}  :: Zaïrois {m}, Zaïroise {f}; Zaïrais {m}, Zaïraise {f} [rare]; Zaïrien {m}, Zaïrienne {f} [rare]
Zakarpatye {prop} (Zakarpattia) SEE: Zakarpattia  ::
Zambezi {prop} (African river)  :: Zambèze {m}
Zambia {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Zambie {f}
Zambian {n} (A person from Zambia or of Zambian descent)  :: Zambien {m}, Zambienne {f}
Zanclean {n}  :: Zancléen
zander {n} (Sander lucioperca)  :: sandre {m}
zany {adj} /ˈzeɪni/ (ludicrously or incongruously comical)  :: loufoque
Zanzibar {prop} (island region)  :: Zanzibar {m}
zap {v} /zæp/ (change channels repeatedly)  :: zapper, faire du zapping
Zaporizhia {prop} (city)  :: Zaporijia
Zapotec {adj} (of or relating to the Zapotec people)  :: zapothèque
Zapotec {n} (member of indigenous people of Mexico)  :: Zapothèque
Zaragoza {prop} (city in Spain)  :: Saragosse {f}
Zarathustra {prop} (Zoroaster) SEE: Zoroaster  ::
zawiya {n} /ˈzɑːwɪə/ (Muslim religious school or community)  :: zaouia {f}
z-axis {n} (axis on a graph that is usually drawn as if vertical)  :: axe des z {m}, axe des cotes {m}
zazen {n} /zɑːˈzɛn/ (form of meditation)  :: zazen {m}
Z-boson {n} (fundamental particle)  :: boson Z {m}
zeal {n} /ziːl/ (fervor or devotion)  :: zèle {m}, assiduité {f}
Zealand {prop} (Danish island)  :: Seeland {m}, L'île de Sjælland {f}
Zealand {prop} (Dutch province) SEE: Zeeland  ::
Zealandic {prop} (language)  :: zélandais {m}
zealot {n} (member of the Zealot movement in Judea)  :: zélote {m}
zealot {n} /ˈzɛl.ət/ (zealous person)  :: fanatique {f}
zealous {adj} /ˈzɛl.əs/ (full of zeal; ardent)  :: zélé
Zebedee {prop} (biblical character)  :: Zébédée
zebra {n} /ˈziːbɹə/ (African animal)  :: zèbre {m}
zebra crossing {n} (pedestrian crossing featuring broad white stripes)  :: passage piétons {m}, passage clouté {m} (old-fashioned)
zebra finch {n} (bird)  :: Diamant mandarin {m}
zebra mongoose {n} (Banded mongoose)  :: mangouste rayée {f}
zebu {n} /ˈzɛ.bu/ (domesticated ox native to Asia and Africa)  :: zébu {m}
Zechariah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Zacharie
Zechariah {prop} (father of John the Baptist)  :: Zacharie
Zechariah {prop} (king of Israel)  :: Zacharie
zed {n} (name of the letter Z, z) SEE: zee  ::
Zeeland {prop} (province)  :: Zélande {f}
zeitgeist {n} /ˈtsaɪtɡaɪst/ (the spirit of the age)  :: esprit du temps {m}
zeitnot {n} (time trouble, time pressure (chess))  :: zeitnot {m}
Zelda {prop} (female given name)  :: Zelda
zelkova {n} (kind of tree in the elm family)  :: orme de Sibérie {m}, planere {f}, zelcova {m}
Zemfira {prop} /zɪɱˈfiɹə]/ (transliteration of Земфира)  :: Zemfira
zen {adj} (denomination of Buddhism)  :: zen {m}
Zen {n} (denomination of Buddhism)  :: zen {m}
Zen {n} (philosophy)  :: zen {m}
zenith {n} (astronomy: highest point reached by a celestial body)  :: zénith {m}
zenith {n} (highest point or state; peak)  :: zénith {m}
zenith {n} /ˈzi.nɪθ/ (astronomy: point vertically above a position or observer)  :: zénith {m}
zeolite {n} (any of several minerals, aluminosilicates of sodium, potassium, calcium, or magnesium)  :: zéolithe {f}
Zephaniah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Sophonie
zephyr {n} (thing of fine, soft, or light quality, especially fabric)  :: zéphyr {m}
zephyr {n} /zɛfɹ/ (light refreshing wind; a gentle breeze, see also: breeze)  :: zéphyr {m}
zeppelin {n} /ˈzɛp.lɪn/ (A type of large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century)  :: zeppelin {m}
zeptometer {n} (zeptometre) SEE: zeptometre  ::
zeptomole {n} /ˈzɛptoʊˌmoʊl/ (unit)  :: zeptomole
zeren {n} (Mongolian gazelle) SEE: Mongolian gazelle  ::
zerg {v}  :: zerguer, zergler
zero {n} (numeric symbol of zero)  :: zéro {m}
zero {n} (point of origin on a scale)  :: zéro {m}
zero {num} /ˈziɹ.oʊ/ (cardinal number before 1, denoting nothing)  :: zéro {m}
zero {v} (to set to zero)  :: mettre à zéro
zero-sum game {n} (system in which one player's winnings must equal losses of others)  :: jeu à somme nulle {m}
zeroth {adj} (ordinal number corresponding to zero)  :: zérotième
zeroth {adj}  :: zeroième
zero tolerance {n} (strict policy of enforcing all the laws or rules)  :: tolérance zéro {f}
Zerubbabel {prop} (a governor of the Persian Province of Judah, who led the first group of Jews returned from the Babylonian Captivity)  :: Zorobabel
zesty {adj} /ˈzɛsti/ (zestful) SEE: zestful  ::
zeta {n} /ˈzeɪtə/ (Sixth letter of the modern Greek alphabet (Ζ, ζ))  :: zéta {m}
zetetic {adj} /zəˈtɛt.ɪk/ (proceeding by inquiry)  :: zététique
zetetic {n} (a skeptic)  :: zététique {m}
Zetland {prop} (old name for the Shetland Islands)  :: Zetland
zettameter {n} (zettametre) SEE: zettametre  ::
zettametre {n}  :: zettamètre {m}
zeugma {n} /zuɡmə/ (using a word to apply to more than one noun)  :: zeugma {m}
Zeus {prop} /zus/ (supreme ruler of all Greek gods)  :: Zeus {m}
Zeuxis {prop} /ˈzjuːksɪs/ (given name)  :: Zeuxis
Zhitomir {prop} (Zhytomyr) SEE: Zhytomyr  ::
Zhuang {prop} (language)  :: zhuang {m}
Zhukov {prop} (Russian surname)  :: Joukov
Zhuyin fuhao {prop} (Zhuyin fuhao (bopomofo))  :: bopomofo {m}, zhuyin fuhao {m}
ziggurat {n} (temple tower of the ancient Mesopotamian valley)  :: ziggourat {f}, ziggurat {f}
zigzag {n} (a line or path that proceeds by sharp turns in alternating directions)  :: zigzag {m}
zigzag {v} (move in a zigzag manner)  :: zigzaguer
zilch {n} /zɪltʃ/ ((informal) nothing)  :: que dalle, que pouic
Zimbabwe {prop} (Republic of Zimbabwe)  :: Zimbabwe {m}
Zimbabwean {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwean people or the Zimbabwean language)  :: zimbabwéen
Zimbabwean {n} (а person from Zimbabwe or of Zimbabwean descent)  :: Zimbabwéen {m}, Zimbabwéenne {f}
zinc {n} /zɪŋk/ (Element)  :: zinc {m}
zinc {v}  :: zinguer
zinc oxide {n} (amorphous solid)  :: oxyde de zinc {m}
zincworker {n} (One who works with zinc)  :: zingueur {m}
zing {n} /ziːŋ/  :: sève
zino {n} (superpartner of the Z boson)  :: zino {m}
Zion {prop} /ˈzaɪ.ən/ (mountain in Israel)  :: Sion
Zionism {n} (Jewish national liberation movement)  :: sionisme {m}
Zionist {adj} (of or relating to Zionism , a Zionist, Zionists or Mount Zion)  :: sioniste {m} {f}
Zionist {n} (advocate of Zionism)  :: sioniste {m} {f}
Zionistic {adj}  :: sioniste
zip {n} /zɪp/ (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
zip code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode  ::
zip fastener {n} (a fastener used in clothing, bags)  :: fermeture éclair {f}, tirette {f} [Belgium]
zipline {n}  :: tyrolienne
zipper {n} /ˈzɪpɚ/ (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
zip up {v} (To compress a computer file)  :: compresser
zip-wire {n}  :: tyrolienne
zircon {n} (A mineral occurring in tetragonal crystals, consisting of silica and zirconia.)  :: zircon {m}
zirconia {n} (oxide of zirconium)  :: zircone {f}
zirconium {n} (chemical element)  :: zirconium {m}
zither {n} /ˈzɪ.ðɚ/ (musical instrument)  :: cithare {f}
zloty {n} (the currency unit of Poland)  :: zloty {m}, złoty {m}
Zoë {prop} (female given name)  :: Zoé
zoaea {n} /ˈzoʊiə/ (stage of development)  :: zoé {f}
zoœcium {n} (zooecium) SEE: zooecium  ::
zodiac {n} (twelve signs in astrology)  :: zodiaque {m}
zodiac {n} /ˈzoʊ.dɪ.æk/ (belt-like region in the sky)  :: zodiaque {m}
zombie {n} /ˈzɒmbi/ (the undead)  :: zombi, zombie
zombify {v} (To turn into a zombie)  :: zombifier
zona pellucida {n} (glycoprotein membrane)  :: zone pellucide {f}, zona pellucida {f}
zone {n} /zəʊn/ (area distinguished on the basis of a particular characteristic etc)  :: zone {f}
zone {n}  :: zone {f}
zone of proximal development {n} (Vygotsky's concept)  :: zone proximale de développement {f}
zone-tailed hawk {n} (Buteo albonotatus)  :: buse à queue barrée {f}
zonked {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
zonked {adj} (slang: extremely fatigued)  :: crevé {m}, crevée {f}
zonk out {v} (fall suddenly into a very deep sleep)  :: perdre sa conscience, tomber dans un sommeil profond
zonohedron {n} (special case of convex polyhedron)  :: zonoèdre {m}
zoo {n} /zuː/ (park where live animals are exhibited)  :: zoo {m}
zoochory {n} (dispersion of plants by animals)  :: zoochorie {f}
zoogeography {n} (the scientific study of the geographical distribution of animal species)  :: zoogéographie {f}
zoolater {n} (worshipper of animals)  :: zoolâtre
zoologic {adj} (zoological) SEE: zoological  ::
zoological {adj} /zoʊəˈlɑdʒɪkəl/ (of, or relating to zoology)  :: zoologique
zoologist {n} /zoʊˈɑlədʒɪst/ (a person who studies zoology)  :: zoologiste {m} {f}, zoologue {m} {f}
zoology {n} /zuˈɑlədʒi/ (science that studies the animal kingdom)  :: zoologie {f}
zoom in {v} /ˌzuːm ˈɪn/ (to focus a zoom lens in order to obtain a larger image)  :: zoomer
zoomorphism {n}  :: zoomorphisme {m}
zoom out {v} (focus a zoom lens)  :: dézoomer
zoonosis {n} /ˌzʊuˈnəʊ.sɪs/ (An animal disease that can be transmitted to humans)  :: zoonose {f}
zoopathology {n} /ˌzəʊəpəˈθɒlədʒi/ (animal pathology)  :: zoopathologie {f}
zoophagous {adj} (carnivorous)  :: zoophage
zoophagy {n} (feeding on animals)  :: zoophagie {f}
zoophilia {n} (sexual attraction to animals)  :: zoophilie {f}
zoophobia {n} (unusual fear of animals)  :: zoophobie {f}
zootechny {n} (zootechnics) SEE: zootechnics  ::
zoöpathology {n} /ˌzəʊəpəˈθɒləd͡ʒi/ (zoopathology) SEE: zoopathology  ::
zope {n} (fish)  :: brème bleue
zorbing {n} (a sport)  :: zorbing {m}
Zoroaster {prop} /ˌzɒroʊˈæstər/ (founder of Zoroastrianism)  :: Zoroastre {m}, Zarathushtra {m}, Zarathoustra {m}
Zoroastrianism {prop} /ˌzoʊɹ.oʊˈæs.tɹi.əˌnɪz.əm/ (religion and philosophy ascribed to Zoroaster)  :: zoroastrisme {m}
Zouave {n} /zwɑv/ (Kabyle or French soldiers in Kabyle dress)  :: zouave
Zürich {prop} (canton)  :: (canton de) Zurich {m}, Zürich {m}
Zürich {prop} /ˈzɜː(ɹ).ɪk/ (city)  :: Zurich {m}, Zürich {m}
zubr {n} (zubr) SEE: wisent or European bison  ::
zucchini {n} (courgette) SEE: courgette  ::
Zug {prop} (canton)  :: le canton de Zoug {m}
Zug {prop} (town)  :: Zoug
zugzwang {n} /ˈzʌɡzwæŋ/ (lack of choice in what to do)  :: zugzwang {m}
zuhr {n} (noon prayer) SEE: dhuhr  ::
Zulu {n} /ˈzuːluː/ (member of the Zulu people)  :: Zoulou {m}, Zouloue {f}
Zulu {prop} (language)  :: zoulou {m}
Zumba {prop} /ˈzum.b‌ə/ (dance fitness program)  :: Zumba {f}
zunyite {n} (mineral)  :: zunyite {f}
Zwinglian {adj} (relating to Zwingli)  :: zwinglien {m}
zwitterion {n} /ˈtsvɪtəraɪən/ (molecule that carries both a positive and a negative charge)  :: zwitterion {m}
ZWNJ {initialism} (zero-width non-joiner)  :: antiliant sans chasse {m}
zygomatic {adj} /zaɪɡəˈmætɪk/  :: zygomatique
zygomatic bone {n} (cheekbone) SEE: cheekbone  ::
zygonema {n} (zygotene stage of meiosis) SEE: zygotene  ::
zygopteran {n}  :: zygoptère {m}, demoiselle {f}
zygote {n} (fertilized egg cell)  :: zygote {m}
zygotic {adj}  :: zygotique
zymase {n} (enzyme that catalyzes fermentation)  :: zymase {f}