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Readings

zero
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 零・れい
zero, nought, nil

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
nothing, zilch

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Kanjis
ON: レイ KUN: ぜろ, こぼ.す, こぼ.れる
zero, spill, overflow, nothing, cipher

Stroke: 13 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-8-5 FC: 1030.0


Phrases
ゼロという概念はヒンドゥー文化に由来している。
Parts: (ゼロ) と言う (という) 概念 (がいねん) 文化 (ぶんか) 由来 (ゆらい)
The concept of zero sprang from the Hindu culture.