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English Definitionsafe and sound; well; without mishap; quiet and safe; at peace
Simplified Script平安
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧㄥˊ ㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ping4on1
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
píngflat; level; equal; to tie (make the same score); to draw (score); calm; peaceful; see also 平声; (Chinese surname)
āncontent; calm; still; quiet; safe; secure; in good health; to find a place for; to install; to fix; to fit; to bring (a charge against somebody); to pacify; to harbor (good intentions); security; safety; peace; ampere; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
平均píngjūnaverage; on average; evenly; in equal proportions
平等píngděngequal; equality
平静píngjìngtranquil; undisturbed; serene
平原píngyuánfield; plain
平常píngchángordinary; common; usually; ordinarily
Words With Same Tail Word    
早安zǎo'āngood morning!
晚安wǎn'ānGood night!; Good evening!
公安gōng'ān(Ministry of) Public Security; public safety; public security
不安bù'ānunpeaceful; unstable; uneasy; disturbed; restless; worried
治安zhì'ānlaw and order; public security; public order
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