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liang2
*1. [Alternate name for the state of Weì 魏].
2. Beam, rafter.
3. Bridge.
惠王
hui4wang2
King Hui of Liang/Wei.
sou3
Old man, venerable elder.

Here, used as a polite second-person reference.
大夫
da4fu1
Court gentleman; court aristocracy.
shu4
Commoners, peasants.

Consequently, 庶人 also means “commoners,” as distinguished from 王, 大夫, and 士.

2
zheng1
1. To march, to go on military campaign; to punish rebels.
*2. To struggle over, to fight for.

Meaning #2, used here, is an unusual meaning for this character, and may be a confusion for 爭 (62).
wei2
Dangerous; to be endangered.
shi4
To assassinate.

Used to describe a social inferior killing his master or a social superior.
苟為
gou3wei2
If, supposing.

The 為 here does not add appreciably to the meaning of 苟 (821-2) here.
duo2
To seize, to grab, to usurp, to deprive.
yan4
To be satisfied, to be content.

This word often appears in the simpler version 厭.
yi2
To abandon.