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平声
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English Definitionlevel or even tone; first and second tones in modern Mandarin
Simplified Script平声
Traditional Script平聲
Pinyinpíngshēng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧㄥˊ ㄕㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ping4sing1
Word Decomposition
píngflat; level; equal; to tie (make the same score); to draw (score); calm; peaceful; see also 平声; (Chinese surname)
shēngsound; voice; tone; noise; measure word for sounds

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
平安píng'ānsafe and sound; well; without mishap; quiet and safe; at peace
Words With Same Tail Word    
大声dàshēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
掌声zhǎngshēngapplause
名声míngshēngreputation
呼声hūshēnga shout; fig. opinion or demand, esp. expressed by a group
吭声kēngshēngto utter a word
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