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
Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness,
And for His wonderful works to the children of men!
For He satisfies the longing soul,
And fills the hungry soul with goodness.
— Psalm 107:8-9