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ㄌㄧㄥ ˊ



零 is a 13 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as líng in the second tone.

It is made up of the components (rain) and (order).

  • ㄌㄧㄥ ˊ



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    • ㄌㄧㄥ ˋ



4 stories have been written about this character — see all
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Rain falling orderly happens exactly zero times a year.
by guiamaro97

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The shaman's order for rain resulted in zero precipitation.
by rollredcat

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Sorry to rain down on your parade, but i'm ordering you to not have any of that
by Umi

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There is zero order of the rain
by Ceruleanlotus

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We found 1 pronunciation for 零

Definitions for 零 pronounced as líng

  • zero
  • nought
  • zero sign
  • fractional
  • fragmentary
  • odd (of numbers)
  • (placed between two numbers to indicate a smaller quantity followed by a larger one)
  • fraction
  • (in mathematics) remainder (after division)
  • extra
  • to wither and fall
  • to wither


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