how to pronounce zeta


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The above transcription of zeta is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

zeta is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of zeta in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… using Zeta functions I just mentioned …”

meanings of zeta


  1. A member of Los Zetas, a Mexican criminal syndicate.
  2. The sixth letter of the modern Greek alphabet (Ζ (Z), ζ (z)) preceded by epsilon (Ε (E), ε (e)) and followed by eta, (Η (I), η (i)); or the seventh letter in the ancient Greek alphabet, in which it is preceded by digamma (Ϝ (W), ϝ (w)).
  3. A mathematical function formally known as the Riemann zeta function.


  1. A medieval state roughly equivalent to modern Montenegro.
  2. Acronym of zero-energy thermonuclear assembly/apparatus (a torus-shaped reactor used in the mid-20th century to carry out experiments in plasma physics and temperature-controlled thermonuclear reactions).

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