平等

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

平等

  1. equal

Noun[edit]

平等

  1. equality

Japanese[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjectival noun[edit]

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

  1. even, equal

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. equality, impartiality, evenness

References[edit]

  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