てんびん 天秤 LinksSentence search for 天秤Sentence search for てんびんSentence search for 天びんSentence search for 天平Kanji details for 天 and 秤Edit in JMdict Noun1. (balance) scales2. shoulder carrying pole3. steelyardWikipedia definition4. Tenpyō, also romanized as Tempyō, was a Japanese era name after Jinki and before Tenpyō-kanpō. This period spanned the years from August 729 through April 749. The reigning emperor was Shōmu-tennō .Read “Tenpyō” on English WikipediaRead “天平” on Japanese WikipediaRead “Tenpyō” on DBpediaOther forms天びん 【てんびん】、天平 【てんびん】Notes天平: Irregular kanji usage. Discussions Log in to talk about this word.