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Meaning of "zeta" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ZETA

From Greek, of Semitic origin; compare Hebrew sādhē.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ZETA

zeta  [ˈziːtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZETA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Zeta is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ZETA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

zeta

Zeta

Zeta is the sixth letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals, it has a value of 7. It was derived from the Phoenician letter Zayin. Letters that arose from zeta include the Roman Z and Cyrillic З.

Definition of zeta in the English dictionary

The definition of zeta in the dictionary is the sixth letter in the Greek alphabet, a consonant, transliterated as z.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZETA


akita
əˈkiːtə
beta
ˈbiːtə
cheetah
ˈtʃiːtə
dita
ˈdiːtə
eater
ˈiːtə
eta
ˈiːtə
heater
ˈhiːtə
liter
ˈliːtə
litre
ˈliːtə
Lolita
ˌlɒˈliːtə
margarita
ˌmɑːɡəˈriːtə
margherita
ˌmɑːɡəˈriːtə
meter
ˈmiːtə
metre
ˈmiːtə
partita
pɑːˈtiːtə
peter
ˈpiːtə
pita
ˈpiːtə
seta
ˈsiːtə
tweeter
ˈtwiːtə
vita
ˈviːtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZETA

zeroth
zeroth law of thermodynamics
zerumbet
zest
zester
zestful
zestfully
zestfulness
zestily
zestless
zesty
Zeta-Jones
zetetic
Zetland
zettabyte
zeuglodont
zeugma
zeugmatic
zeugmatically

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZETA

anchoveta
arboreta
chaqueta
excreta
feta
galleta
geta
keta
meseta
Meta
muleta
nepeta
peseta
Peta
pineta
taffeta
tapeta
theta
veleta
weta

Synonyms and antonyms of zeta in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «zeta» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZETA

Find out the translation of zeta to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of zeta from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «zeta» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

泽塔
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

zeta
570 millions of speakers

English

zeta
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जीटा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زيتا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дзета
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

zeta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জিটা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

zeta
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zeta
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

zeta
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ゼータ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

제타
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zeta
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

zeta
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஸீட்டா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झेटा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zeta
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

zeta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zeta
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дзета
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Zeta
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

ζήτα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

zeta
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

zeta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Zeta
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of zeta

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZETA»

The term «zeta» is very widely used and occupies the 14.501 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZETA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about zeta

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZETA»

Discover the use of zeta in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to zeta and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Riemann's Zeta Function
Superb high-level study of one of the most influential classics in mathematics examines landmark 1859 publication entitled “On the Number of Primes Less Than a Given Magnitude,” and traces developments in theory inspired by it.
Harold M. Edwards, 2001
2
The Riemann Zeta-function: Theory and Applications
End-of-chapter notes supply the history of each chapter's topic and allude to related results not covered by the book. 1985 edition.
Aleksandar Ivic, 2003
3
Zeta and Q-Zeta Functions and Associated Series and Integrals
This book will be invaluable because it covers not only detailed and systematic presentations of the theory and applications of the various methods and techniques used in dealing with many different classes of series and integrals ...
H. M. Srivastava, Choi Junesang, 2011
4
An Introduction to the Theory of the Riemann Zeta-Function
This is a modern introduction to the analytic techniques used in the investigation of zeta-function.
S. J. Patterson, 1995
5
A Window Into Zeta and Modular Physics
Consists of lectures that are part of the MSRI workshops and that introduce students and researchers to the intriguing world of theoretical physics.
Klaus Kirsten, Floyd L. Williams, 2010
6
Series Associated With the Zeta and Related Functions
Designed as a reference work and also as a graduate-level textbook, this volume presents an up-to-date and comprehensive account of the theories and applications of the various methods and techniques used in dealing with problems involving ...
H. M. Srivastava, Choi Junesang, 2001
7
Zeta Functions of Groups and Rings
However, one area within this study has grown explosively in the last few years. This is the study of the zeta functions of groups with polynomial s- groupgrowth,inparticularfortorsion-free?nitely-generatednilpotentgroups.
Marcus du Sautoy, Luke Woodward, 2008
8
Cyclotomic Fields and Zeta Values
Cyclotomic fields have always occupied a central place in number theory, and the so called 'main conjecture' on cyclotomic fields is arguably the deepest and most beautiful theorem known about them.
John Coates, R. Sujatha, 2006
9
The Lerch zeta-function
This book will be useful to researchers and graduate students working in analytic and probabilistic number theory, and can also be used as a textbook for postgraduate students.
Antanas Laurincikas, Ramunas Garunkstis, 2002
10
Cohomological Theory of Dynamical Zeta Functions
" "The book should be appealing not only to the specialists on zeta functions which will find their object of favorite interest connected in new ways with index theory, geometric quantization methods, foliation theory and representation ...
Andreas Juhl, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZETA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term zeta is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Michael Douglas Says He's More in Love with Catherine Zeta-Jones …
Michael Douglas says despite a public split from wife Catherine Zeta-Jones in 2013, the couple is doing better than ever and are enjoying raising their two ... «People Magazine, Jun 15»
2
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas Hit Red Carpet With All …
Family affair! Catherine Zeta-Jones and her husband Michael Douglas hit a red carpet in Jerusalem, Israel on Thursday, June 18, making a rare appearance ... «Us Magazine, Jun 15»
3
Michael Douglas & Catherine Zeta-Jones Meet with Netanyahu Family
“This morning, my wife Sarah and I hosted actor Michael Douglas and his wife, the actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, along with their children Dylan Michael and ... «Jspace News, Jun 15»
4
UF's Zeta Beta Tau chapter closes amid veterans' accusations
The UF chapter of Zeta Beta Tau was already on probation for a hazing incident last fall involving sleep deprivation when it was charged Friday with public ... «Gainesville Sun, Apr 15»
5
Zeta Beta Tau fraternity members spit on wounded veterans during …
Zeta Beta Tau fraternity members from the University of Florida and Emory University were staying at the Lake Town Wharf Resort when the alleged incidents ... «Washington Times, Apr 15»
6
Michael Douglas on Marriage to Catherine Zeta-Jones: 'We're Back …
But it hasn't been easy, he says. Both of them had work to do – after their marriage buckled following several difficult years that included Douglas's 2010 cancer ... «People Magazine, Apr 15»
7
Catherine Zeta-Jones enlists in new model Dad's Army
Catherine Zeta-Jones will play a journalist writing about the platoon's exploits while 'setting pulses racing and putting local women on red alert'. Photograph: ... «The Guardian, Oct 14»
8
Catherine Zeta-Jones To Play Colombian Drug Lord In 'The …
EXCLUSIVE: Catherine Zeta-Jones, nominated for a Golden Globe for her turn as the ruthless wife of a drug lord in 2000's Traffic, has landed an even juicier role ... «Deadline.com, Oct 14»
9
Catherine Zeta-Jones: 'I Was a Mess' After Learning of Michael …
Zeta-Jones also shared her gratitude for having her husband by her side. "I'm very happy to be here this morning with my husband," the actress said. "I mean ... «People Magazine, Jul 14»
10
UConn Suspends Sorority Amid Hazing Allegations
The university sent a letter to the president of Delta Zeta on Friday, informing her that the sorority had been placed under interim suspension effective ... «NBC Connecticut, Apr 14»

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