Thursday, November 21, 2013

0058 - 平[평/편] - 평평하다 - flat, level, even; peaceful

The Story [이야기] :

  • It is the picture of a flat scale 干 which is divided 八 evenly on both sides (the left and the right)
  • The symbol 干 is a symbol for obstruction or interference, which causes chaos and disharmony.  If this obstruction 干 is laid down, peaceful times can be attained.
  • If the meaning is "to rule/to govern/to manage", 편 is used.

Stroke Order [획순] :

New Vocabulary [새로운 단어] :

평집 [집] - a small house (with but three or four crossbeams)
평일 [] - (1) a weekday, (2) ordinary days [time]
평년 [] - a common [non-leap] year; a normal [an average] year
일평생 [] - all one's life; all days of one's life; all one's life [days]; throughout [all through] one's life; to the end of one's days [life]; from the cradle to the grave
평생 [] - one's (whole) life; a lifetime
평평하다 [하다] - (1) (be) flat; level; even; horizontal, (2) (be) ordinary; commonplace
수평 [] - the water level; the horizon
평민 [] - the common people; a commoner; a plebeian
평토 [] - leveling ground after burial


Example Sentences [예문] :

지구는 하지 않고 둥글다. 이것은 명실이다.
The earth is round, not flat. This is an incontestable fact.

가 귀족이 아닌 성을 좋아하는 것은 수치스러운 일이라고 각했다.
The queen thought that it would be opprobrious for the prince to prefer the commonplace woman to the aristocrat.

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