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Gender: Male Meaning of Zero: "void" Origin of Zero: Arabic

The name Zero is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "void". Zero and is often added to lists like Movie Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "How many ____s do you know?".

From the experts:

Zero Mostel took on this name for its comedic value, but there would be nothing funny about giving it to an unfortunate child.

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Famous People Named Zero

Samuel Joel "Zero" Mostel, American actor/comedian

Pop Culture References for the name Zero

Zero Moustafa, character in movie "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Zero, Jack Skellington's dog in movie "The Nightmare Before Christmas"
Hector "Zero" Zeroni, character in the book/film "Holes"
Zero, character in comic strip "Beetle Bailey"
Zer0, character in the video game "Borderlands 2"
Zero Kiryu, character in anime "Vampire Knight"
"Horizon Zero Dawn," video game