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I created this riddle in hopes that you all can deduce the answer.

I lack all meaning,

yet my meaning is the same.

The cold depths of space shall contain my name.

What am I?

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  • $\begingroup$ I'm thinking along the lines of nothing, vacuum, or ditto. Something like that. $\endgroup$ – Duck Dec 8 '18 at 4:02
  • $\begingroup$ @duck you should post that as an answer, not a comment. $\endgroup$ – Herb Wolfe Dec 8 '18 at 4:18
  • $\begingroup$ @Duck Sadly it is neither of those solutions. $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 4:55
  • $\begingroup$ Just edited formatting $\endgroup$ – Omega Krypton Dec 8 '18 at 11:16
  • $\begingroup$ Thank you. I'm still learning how to use this site. $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 17:36
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Is it:

the letter i?

I lack all meaning, yet my meaning is the same

of course, the letter I only has the meaning 'i' has

The cold depths of space shall contain my name

The word universe has the letter i in it

What am I

i is I!

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  • $\begingroup$ Although I enjoyed reading your detailed solution, the answer is not the letter "i". Great answer, nonetheless! $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 4:54
  • $\begingroup$ I cannot upvote just yet, for my profile is still in need of reputation points in order to do such. However, I shall upvote it once I am allowed to do so! $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 5:06
  • $\begingroup$ As promised, you are now upvoted! $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 10:07
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Is it

"Nothing"?

It lacks all meaning. Yet it's meaning is the same.

"Nothing" is a word that means nothing. It's meaning is that it has no meaning.

The cold depths of space shall contain my name.

This one is pretty obvious to me. Space is mostly nothing.

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  • $\begingroup$ The answer presented is incorrect, yet is still an enjoyment to read. I love the simplicity of the answer! $\endgroup$ – Edward Nigma Dec 8 '18 at 17:37
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It could be empty or emptyness.

I lack all meaning,

The meaning of empty actually means something lacking.

yet my meaning is the same.

And still it means just this.

The cold depths of space shall contain my name.

And the space is pretty much empty.

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Is it space? It lacks all meaning. Yet it's meaning is the same. Space is contained in the name "cold depths of space"

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Could it be

Void

Since,

To be devoid of meaning is to lack meaning

And

Space is sometimes referred to as the void

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