Definition of 墳

  • tomb
  • mound


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • フン

Popular Words With This Kanji

古墳, こふん

ancient (mound) tomb

前方後円墳, ぜんぽうこうえんふん

keyhole-shaped tumulus (form of ancient Imperial grave)

墳墓, ふんぼ

grave, tomb

墳丘, ふんきゅう

tumulus, grave mound

円墳, えんぷん, えんふん

round burial mound

墳丘墓, ふんきゅうぼ

tomb embedded in a Yayoi period barrow

方墳, ほうふん

flat-topped burial mound

古墳時代, こふんじだい

Tumulus period (of Japanese history)

上円下方墳, じょうえんかほうふん

burial mound with square flat base and round top

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