Learn JLPT N5 Kanji

Meaning of 分

part, minute of time, understand

Onyomi

ブン、 フン、 ブ
bun, fun, bu

Kunyomi

わ(ける)
wa(keru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ブン、 フン、 ブ / わ(ける) 】

Meaning:

  • part;
  • minute of time;
  • segment;
  • share;
  • degree;
  • one’s lot;
  • duty;
  • understand;
  • know.

24 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 分 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 4

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

にほんごわかりません。
nihongo wakarimasen.
I don't understand Japanese.
Example #2

きょうはきぶんはどうですか?
kyou wa kibun wa dou desu ka?
How are you feeling today?
Example #3

このほんはほとんどはんぶんよんだ。
kono hon wa hotondo hanbun yonda.
I've read about half of this book.
Example #4

それをみんなでわけましょう。
sore wo minnna de wakemashou.
Let's divide that among everyone.
Example #5

しあいはひきわけだった。
shiai wa hikiwake datta.
The game ended in a draw.
Example #6

いまなんじだかわかりますか?
ima nanji daka wakarimasu ka?
Do you know what time it is now?
Example #7

きぶんはどうですか?
kibun wa dou desu ka?
kibun wa dou desu ka?
Example #8

これはかのじょがじぶんでつくったバッグです。
kore wa kanojo ga jibun de tsukutta baggu desu.
This is a bag that she made by herself.
Example #9

かれらはおかねをじぶんたちでわけた。
karera wa okane wo jibuntachi de waketa.
They divided the money amongst themselves.
Example #10

きょうとのなつはずいぶんあつい。
kyouto no natsu wa zuibun atsui.
Summers are very hot in Kyoto.
Example #11

わたしたちはそのよぶんなざいこをもっていません。
watashitachi wa sono yobunna zaiko wo motteimasen.
We don't have any extra stock.
Example #12

じゅうぶんにねていないんだ。
juubunni neteinain da.
I haven't had enough sleep.
Example #13

このいえにはだいぶかねがかかりました。
kono ie ni wa daibu kane ga kakarimashita.
This house cost a considerable amount of money to build.
Example #14

かれのぶんはかのじょのよりもおおかった。
kare no bun wa kanojo no yorimo ookatta.
His portion was larger than hers.

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