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izzard

[ iz-erd ]
/ ˈɪz ərd /
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noun Chiefly Dialect.
the letter Z.
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Origin of izzard

First recorded in 1730–40; variant of zed

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British Dictionary definitions for izzard

izzard
/ (ˈɪzəd) /

noun
archaic the letter Z

Word Origin for izzard

C18: from earlier ezed, probably from Old French et zède, literally: and zed
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