nul

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : nul

Numeral[edit]

nul

  1. (cardinal) zero

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin nullus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nul

  1. (cardinal) zero

Interjection[edit]

nul

  1. no way (vehement refusal)

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

nul n ( singular definite nullet, plural indefinite nuller)

  1. the numeric symbol that represents the cardinal number zero
    En million er et ettal med seks nuller efter.
    One million is a one followed by six zeros.
  2. (figuratively) a nobody, a nonentity

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : nul
    Ordinal : nulde

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nul (modern French nul), from Latin nullus

Numeral[edit]

nul

  1. (cardinal) The cardinal number occurring before one and that denotes no quantity or amount at all, represented in Arabic numerals as 0

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

nul m (plural nullen, diminutive nulletje n)

  1. (mathematics) A zero, naught, the numerical expression of none, nothing
  2. (figuratively) A score of zero, the worst possible result
  3. (figuratively) A good-for-nothing, worth-/use-less person

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Adjective[edit]

nul (used only predicatively, not comparable)

  1. (archaic) nul, void
  2. worthless

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Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : nul
    Ordinal : nula

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nullus

Numeral[edit]

nul

  1. (cardinal) nought, zero, nil

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French < Latin nullus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nul m (feminine singular nulle, masculine plural nuls, feminine plural nulles)

  1. no, nil
  2. of poor quality, lousy, rubbish

Usage notes[edit]

  • The plural forms of nul as a determiner are archaic.

Noun[edit]

nul m (plural nuls)

  1. (sports) draw

Pronoun[edit]

nul

  1. no one, nobody

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

nul

  1. rafsi of nutli.

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French < Latin nullus.

Pronoun[edit]

nul

  1. nobody; no one
    • 1488, Jean Dupré, Lancelot du Lac, page 65:
      nul ne le povoit mieulx faire
      nobody could do it better

Adjective[edit]

nul m (feminine singular nulle, masculine plural nuls, feminine plural nulles)

  1. none (not any)

Descendants[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin nullus.

Pronoun[edit]

nul (singular, nominative nus or nuls)

  1. nobody; no one

Adjective[edit]

nul m (oblique and nominative feminine singular nule)

  1. none (not any)

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) nulla
  • (Sutsilvan) nola, nula
  • (Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) nolla

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nullus.

Numeral[edit]

nul

  1. (cardinal, Sursilvan) zero