Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Miscellaneous

Why do they call a zoo a zoo?


The roots of the word "zoo" are in the ancient Greek word zoion, meaning "living being." Zoological gardens began as royal playthings.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1659021717667) }}

LIVE
Points points 1
Rating

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions
Miscellaneous 3 Answers
Miscellaneous 1 Answer
Miscellaneous 1 Answer
Miscellaneous 1 Answer
Miscellaneous 1 Answer

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE