Zen (disambiguation)

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Zen is a school of Mahāyāna Buddhism notable for its emphasis on practice and experiential wisdom.

Zen may also refer to:


  • AMD Zen, a processor microarchitecture from AMD
  • ZEN (portable media player), a portable media player designed and manufactured by Creative Technology
  • ZENN, an electric vehicle
  • Zen Cart, an open-source online store management system
  • Zen Internet, an Internet service provider based in Rochdale, England
  • Zen Habits, simplicity blog with more than 130,000 subscribers
  • Zen Studios (formerly Rubik Interactive), a Hungarian software development company based in Budapest
  • Zen Vision M, a portable media player developed by Creative Technology, launched 2005
  • ZEN Vision W, a portable media player, developed by Creative Technology, released 2006
  • Maruti Zen, a car sold in the Indian market by Maruti Suzuki
  • Zen Coding, ultrafast way of making HTML code




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  • Zen Gesner (born 1970), an American television and movie actor
  • Zen Kajiwara (born 1966), a Japanese theatre actor
  • Zen Luzniak, a U.S. soccer defender
  • Aurelio Zen, a fictional detective
  • Joseph Cardinal Zen, SDB (born 1932), a Chinese Cardinal of the Catholic Church, the sixth Bishop of Hong Kong
  • Lezley Zen (born 1974), an American pornstar hailing from Charleston, South Carolina
  • Reniero Zeno (died 1268), also known as Renier Zen, the 45th Doge of Venice


  • ZEN, an upmarket Thai department store chain owned by Central Group
  • Zen-Noh, National Federation of Agricultural Co-operative Associations in Japan
  • ZEN (Palermo), short for Zona Espansione Nord, a quarter in Palermo
  • Zen, collateral form of Zeus

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