平等

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ChineseEdit

 
flat; level; equal; to make the same score; to tie; to draw; calm; peaceful
 
class; rank; grade; equal to; same as; wait for; await; et cetera; and so on
simp. and trad.
(平等)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

平等

  1. equal

NounEdit

平等

  1. equality

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
びょう
Grade: 3
とう‎ > どう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 平等 ‎(bjæng tongX, level, even” + “equal). Compare modern Chinese 平等 ‎(píngděng).

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

平等 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana びょうどう, romaji byōdō, historical hiragana びやうどう)

  1. even, equal

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

平等 ‎(hiragana びょうどう, romaji byōdō, historical hiragana びやうどう)

  1. equality, impartiality, evenness

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
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