Origin of huzzah

1565–75; variant of earlier hussa, hissa sailors' cry; see hoise

OTHER WORDS FROM huzzah

un·huz·zahed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for huzza

huzzah
/ (həˈzɑː) /

interjection, noun, verb

an archaic word for hurrah

Word Origin for huzzah

C16: of unknown origin
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