Some may wonder why Tezos is named “Tezos”.
The creator of Tezos wrote an algorithm to parse available domain names that were phonetically easy to remember and short in length.
The units can be referred to as “tez”, “xtz” or “tezzies”.
The ticker code is “XTZ”.
Given that the name “Tezos” was generated by a computer, there is no official pronunciation.