平凡

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

Etymology[edit]

(へい, hei: “even”) + (ぼん, bon: “ordinary”)

Noun[edit]

平凡 (hiragana へいぼん, romaji heibon)

  1. being common, not superior

Antonyms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin píngfán
Zhuyin ㄆㄧㄥˊ ㄈㄢˊ
IPA (key) /pʰiŋ³⁵ fa̠n³⁵/
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Adjective[edit]

平凡 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin píngfán)

  1. (of a person) mediocre, common, not extraordinary
  2. (of a life) simple, uneventful