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zeta
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zeta(
seh
-
tah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (letter)
a. z
Mi nombre es Zulma, con zeta.My name is Zulma, with a z.
b. zee
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Cómo se escribe tu nombre? - Es Zenia, con zeta.How do you spell your name? - It's Zenia, with a zee.
c. zed (United Kingdom)
"Nueva Zelandia" se escribe con zeta."New Zealand" is spelled with a zed.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(automobile)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. police car
Dos zetas están persiguiendo a un coche robado por la autopista.Two police cars are chasing a stolen car down the highway.
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zeta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
(coche) zetapolice patrol car
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zeta
the (name of the) letter z
(Automóviles) Z-car; police car
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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