Zoe

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See also: zoe, zoè, Zoé, and Zoë

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Zoe

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek, of common usage, variant of Zoë.
    • 1833, Lloyd Wharton Bickley, Zoe, or the Sicilian Sayda: A Romance, Key&Biddle, page 112:
      Rosalie smiled faintly, and at the clapping of her hands, the raven-haired Zoe, in all her surpassing beauty, entered the apartment.
    • 1921, Fannie Hurst, Stardust, BiblioBazaar, LLC (2007), →ISBN, page 20:
      "Who ever heard of a girl named Zoe! You never did yourself." ¶ "I know I never did, Roy Kemble, but just the same I think it is the most beautiful name in the world. It isn't so much what it really means; names don't have to mean anything - it's what it feels like it means.

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Czech[edit]

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Zoe f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Zoë.

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Zoe

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Zoë

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ζωή (zōḗ).

Proper noun[edit]

Zoe f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Zoë

Occitan[edit]

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Zoe f (Gascony)

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Zoë

Further reading[edit]

  • Patric Guilhemjoan, Diccionari elementari occitan-francés francés-occitan (gascon), 2005, Orthez, per noste, 2005, →ISBN, page 157.