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Definitions for cero
ˈsɪər oʊcero

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cero, pintado, kingfish, Scomberomorus regalisnoun

    large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters

  2. king mackerel, cavalla, cero, Scomberomorus cavallanoun

    large mackerel with long pointed snout; important food and game fish of the eastern Atlantic coast southward to Brazil


  1. cero

    Cero, derived from Spanish, translates to the numerical value of zero in English. It's also a term used in angling or fishing to reference specific types of mackerels found in the Atlantic Ocean.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ceronoun

    a large and valuable fish of the Mackerel family, of the genus Scomberomorus. Two species are found in the West Indies and less commonly on the Atlantic coast of the United States, -- the common cero (Scomberomorus caballa), called also kingfish, and spotted, or king, cero (S. regalis)

  2. Etymology: [Corrupt. fr. Sp. sierra saw, sawfish, cero.]

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. CERO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Cero is ranked #95115 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Cero surname appeared 192 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Cero.

    76% or 146 total occurrences were White.
    16.1% or 31 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    6.2% or 12 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cero in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cero in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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