Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 10/03/16 Iota

Iota (noun)
iota [ahy-oh-tuh]

1. a very small quantity; jot; whit.
2. the ninth letter of the Greek alphabet (I, ι).
3. the vowel sound represented by this letter.

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1. bit, particle, atom, grain, mite.

Origin: 1600-10; < Latin iōta < Greek iôta < Semitic; compare Hebrew yōdh yod

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