Words beginning with Z in French are mostly foreignisms or onomatopes. Here are a few of them, not to wind up with zero as we bring this Dictionnaire to a conclusion.
Zadig. Hero of a 1748 tale by Voltaire, who suffers disaster and renewed fortune, and raises the question of the inscrutable ways of Providence.
zèle "zeal." fait pas de zèle "don't overdo it."
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