See also: zoo, Zoo, zôo, zōo, -zoo, and zoö-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (combining form of) Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈzəʊ.ə/, /ˈzəʊ.əʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈzoʊ.ə/, /ˈzoʊ.oʊ/

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. animal

Usage notesEdit

  • Before a vowel, contracts to zo-.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtsoː/, [ˈts̠o̞ː]

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (combining form of) Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (combining form of) Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (combining form of) Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζῷο- (zôio-), combining form of ζῷον (zôion, animal).

PrefixEdit

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit