Meaning and pronunciation of 零

Simplified/traditional character

Definition

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

HSK levels

Components

  • (yǔ): rain
  • (lìng): to order; to command; an order; warrant; writ; to cause; to make sth happen; virtuous; honorific title; season; government position (old);

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : clever; (old) actor; actress;
  • : to approach; to rise high; thick ice; to insult or maltreat;
  • : quick; alert; efficacious; effective; to come true; spirit; departed soul; coffin;
  • : (small) bell; CL:隻|只[zhi1];
  • : mound; tomb; hill; mountain;
  • : length of experience, membership etc; age

Sentences examples with 零

  • 二十块零五分
    Èrshí kuài líng wǔ fēn
  • 今年是二零一二年。
    Jīnnián shì èr líng yī'èr nián.
  • 您可以帮我换一些零钱吗?
    Nín kěyǐ bāng wǒ huàn yīxiē língqián ma?

Words containing 零, by HSK level

HSK 2 vocabulary list

  • (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)

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list