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izzard

[iz-erd] /ˈɪz ərd/
noun, Chiefly Dialect
1.
the letter Z.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40; variant of zed
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izzard

/ˈɪzəd/
noun
1.
(archaic) the letter Z
Word Origin
C18: from earlier ezed, probably from Old French et zède, literally: and zed
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Word Origin and History for izzard
n.

old name for "Z," 1738, a variant of zed.

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