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[ぶん()]
bun
noun

English Meaning(s) for 文

noun
  1. sentence
  2. composition; text; writings
  3. the literary arts (as opposed to the military arts); academia; literature
  4. statement

Definition and Synonyms for 文

Sentence a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language
Synonyms: あや, センテンス, 一文, 一文, 完結文, , , , 文章,
Textual Matter the words of something written
Synonyms: あや, テキス, テキスト, 原文, , , , 文章, 本文, 正文, 正文, 正本, 正本,
Missive a written message addressed to a person or organization
Synonyms: あや, レター, 便, 便, 便り, , 信書, 尺牘, 手簡, 手紙, 投書, , , , , 書信, 書札, 書牘, 書状, 書簡, 書面, , 来簡, , , 玉章, 玉章, , 簡牘, , , 置き手紙, 郵便, 雁の使い, 雁の便り, 雁の文, 雁書, 頼る
Mon the Mon-Khmer language spoken by the Mon
Synonyms: あや, , , ,
Mon a member of a Buddhist people living in Myanmar and adjacent parts of Thailand
Synonyms: あや, , , ,

Meanings for each kanji in 文

sentence; literature; style; art; decoration; figures; plan; literary radical (no. 67) Kanji Details »

Categories 文 is a member of

Document anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks
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Textual Matter the words of something written
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Mon-Khmer a branch of the Austro-Asiatic languages
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Buddhist one who follows the teachings of Buddha
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String Of Words a linear sequence of words as spoken or written
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Matter written works (especially in books or magazines)
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