Eureka (word)

interjection used to celebrate a discovery or invention; a transliteration of a word attributed to Archimedes

Eureka is a Greek word meaning "I have found it".[1] It is often used excitedly when there is a sudden discovery.[2] It is the state motto of California.[3]


  1. "Eureka". The Free Dictionary.
  2. "Eureka definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary". Retrieved 2020-07-30.
  3. "Definition of EUREKA". Retrieved 2020-07-30.