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  1. (US, slang) A zoot suit.
  2. (Britain, slang) A marijuana cigarette.
  3. (Britain, slang) PCP; phencyclidine.
  4. (Trinidad and Tobago, slang) A cigarette butt.
  5. (fandom slang) A fursuit.

Notable Persons Named Zoot

Zoot Sims was a jazz, big band, and cool jazz saxophone and composer. He plays Tenor saxophone, Soprano saxophone, and Alto saxophone. He was most prominent from 1944 to present. Zoot was given the name John Haley Sims on October 29th, 1925 in Inglewood, California, United States. He passed away on March 23rd, 1985.


Zoot Money is a r&b, soul, jazz, rhythm, and blues musician. He plays Keyboard instrument and Hammond organ. His most notable accomplishments were from 1960 to present. Zoot was given the name George Bruno Money on July 17th, 1942 in Bournemouth, Hampshire, England.


Zoot Horn Rollo is an experimental rock, rock music, and blues musician, teacher, and record producer. He plays Guitar, Mandolin, and Accordion. His ongoing career started in 1968. Zoot was given the name Bill Harkleroad on January 8th, 1949. Zoot is also known as Zoot Horn Rollo.


Fun Facts about the name Zoot

  • How unique is the name Zoot? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Zoot was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Zoot: Your name in reverse order is Tooz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ozto. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Zoot born Jan 13, 1996

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 975. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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