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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
干 + 2 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. even, flat, peace
Readings
Kun'yomi: たいら、ひら、なり、-だいら、ひら-、たい.ら。
On'yomi: ヒョウ。(Kan'you-on Reading)
ビョウ。(Go-on Reading)
ヘイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 平

Dictionary Entry for 平

hira
noun
  1. something broad and flat; palm of the hand
  2. common; ordinary
  3. low-ranking employee; freshman; novice; private

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Construction of Character for 平

Radicals and parts present in 平
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Kanji variants for 平
Old Character Form
Origin and construction of 平
  1. 」+「」の会意、気が立ち上り天井につかえ('''于''')、それが分かれる('''八''')、又は、('''于''')で削る('''八''')様(白川静)。また、水草が水面に浮きあがり平らに広がった様の象形で、「うきくさ)」の原字とも(藤堂明保)。

Kanji related to 平

  • 寿

Meanings in Other Languages for 平

French
  1. plan(e), plat, paix
Portuguese
  1. até mesmo, apartamento, paz
Spanish
  1. llanura, liso, llano, plano, sencillo

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