Definition of 文

  • sentence
  • literature
  • style
  • art
  • decoration
  • figures
  • plan
  • literary radical (no. 67)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ブン
  • モン
  • ふみ
  • あや

Popular Words With This Kanji

文化, ぶんか

culture, civilization, civilisation, Bunka era (1804.2.11-1818.4.22)

文, ふみ

letter, writings

文書, ぶんしょ, もんじょ

document, writing, letter, paperwork, note, records, archives

文学, ぶんがく


文部省, もんぶしょう

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

文字, もじ, もんじ

letter (of alphabet), character, literal

注文, 註文, ちゅうもん

order, request

注文, 註文, ちゅうもん

order, request

論文, ろんぶん

thesis, essay, treatise, paper, article

文庫, ぶんこ

library, book collection, paperback book

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