See also: üzi and űzi

EnglishEdit

 
The full sized version of an uzi

EtymologyEdit

Named after Uziel Gal, the Israeli army officer who designed it.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈuːzi/
  • Homophone: oozy
  • (file)

NounEdit

uzi (plural uzis)

  1. A type of compact submachine gun, having a caliber of 9 millimeters with ammunition housed in the grip of the weapon.

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Alternative formsEdit

  • Uzi (superseded)
  • UZI (superseded, dated)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English uzi, from Hebrew עוּזִי‎, named after Uziel Gal.

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NounEdit

uzi m (plural uzi's)

  1. An uzi (submachine gun). [from ca. 1960]

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English use, Italian usare.

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VerbEdit

uzi (present uzas, past uzis, future uzos, conditional uzus, volitive uzu)

  1. to use

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IdoEdit

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uzi

  1. plural of uzo

RomanianEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

uzi

  1. nominative masculine plural of ud
  2. accusative masculine plural of ud

SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

uzi (u class, plural nyuzi)

  1. thread, string, cord (long, thin structure)