Kanji Details
Kanji:
Meaning: letter; writings
Readings: ぶん、もん、ふみ
BUN, MON, fumi
Halpern Index: 1962
Grade: 1
Stroke Count: 4
Skip Code: 2-2-2
Frequency of Use: 164
Unicode Character: 6587
Brush-Stroke Diagram:

Examples

ぶん
bun
sentence
もじ、もんじ
moji, monji
letter (alphabet), character
ぶんがく
bungaku
literature
ぶんめい
bunmei
civilization
てんもんがく
tenmongaku
astronomy
ぶんらく
bunraku
Japanese puppet theater
てんもんだい
tenmondai
observatory
ぶんがくし
bungakushi
Bachelor of Arts
ぶんぽう
bunpoo
grammar; syntax
ぶんげい
bungei
literary art; literature
さくぶん
sakubun
essay; composition
ぶんつう
buntsuu
correspondence; exchange of letters (n,vs)
文する ちゅうもんする
chuumonsuru
to order (food, products, etc.); to request
ぶんか
bunka
culture
Honor the Lord with your wealth,
with the firstfruits of all your crops;
then your barns will be filled to overflowing,
and your vats will brim over with new wine.
— Proverbs 3:9-10