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[ぶん()]
bun
noun, used as a suffix, noun, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 分

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. part; portion; share
noun, used as a suffix
  1. amount; worth (as in "two days' worth"); enough (for)
noun
  1. one's means; one's place; one's lot; one's social position
  2. one's duty; one's part
  3. condition; state (of affairs); extent; rate (as in "at this rate")
noun, adverb
  1. in proportion to; just as much as; to the same degree
noun, used as a suffix
  1. content (e.g. alcohol); percentage
  2. equivalent to (e.g. an old brother)

Definition and Synonyms for 分

Minute distance measured by the time taken to cover it
Synonyms: , , , 時間
Part a portion of a natural object
Synonyms: パーツ, , , , 部分
Minute a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
Synonyms: , ,
Minute a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
Synonyms: , ,

Meanings for each kanji in 分

part; minute of time; segment; share; degree; one's lot; duty; understand; know; rate; 1%; chances; shaku/100 Kanji Details »

Categories 分 is a member of

Distance the property created by the space between two objects or points
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Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Angular Unit a unit of measurement for angles
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Thing a separate and self-contained entity
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 分

Sample Sentences for 分

Beauty is but skin deep.
Grandma put two bags worth into the pot for wild strawberries.
The manager advanced him two weeks' wages.
Miyoko carried a torch so long, I think it gave her heartburn.
You are required to provide three months' rent in deposit.

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