ζώο

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • ζώον (zóon) (emphasis on interjection)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzo.o/
  • Hyphenation: ζώ‧ο

Noun[edit]

ζώο (zóon (plural ζώα)

  1. (zoology) mammal
  2. animal, beast, creature
  3. brute, stupid (used as derogatory interjection)

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