Taxonomy of meanings for 平:

  • píng (OC: breŋ MC: bɯiaŋ) 符兵切 平 廣韻:【正也和也易也亦州名古山戎孤竹白狄𡵟子二國之地秦爲遼西郡隋爲北平郡武德初爲平州有盧龍塞又姓齊相晏平仲之後漢有丞相平當又漢複姓何氏姓苑云有平陵平寧二氏符兵切八 】
  • pián (OC: ben MC: biɛn) 房連切 平 廣韻:【書傳云平平辨治也又皮明切 】
    • PEACEFUL
      • nabpeace; peaceful relations
      • nabactmaking peace with others
      • vi0be tranquil and at peace together; keep the peace; make peace
      • vtoNcausativebring peace to, pacify; calm down;
      • vtpost-.VtoNcausativemake peace with
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2make peace between N1 and N2
      • PEACE
        • vi2actconclude peace; sign a peace treaty
        • vibe at peace with each other
        • vibe in a peaceful state
        • socially>FRIEND
          • vibe on friendly terms
      • moral>GOOD
        • viequitable and fair
    • mood>HAPPY
      • vibe happily at peace
      • vtoNcausativecause to be happily at peace
      • surface>SMOOTH
        • vtoNlevel out
        • causative: make even>ARRANGE
          • vtoNarrange evenly; arrange in proper order, lay out properly
          • intellectually>ASSESS
            • vtoNassess critically and argumentatively
            • social>GOVERN
              • vtoNsort out with proper administrative care
      • three-dimensional>FLAT
        • nlevel ground
        • vadNlevel (ground)
        • vadNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
        • vigradedbe level; be flat; be not too steep
        • vpostadVso that it becomes all flat
        • vtoNcausativecause to be flat; flatten; to level
        • vi2be level, be at the same level
        • causative: flatten>DESTROY
          • vtoNdestroy completely, level completely with the gound
      • time: complete long>ENDURING
        • vadNongoing; enduring (see 平常); the complete time of