Last modified on 11 August 2014, at 11:36

本部

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

本部

  1. (of a unit or organization) the main part; the main force
  2. the main office

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

本部 (hiragana ほんぶ, romaji honbu)

  1. headquarters
Usage notesEdit
  • Often used in the context of Martial arts (denoting the main school).
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
もと
Grade: 1

Grade: 3

Proper nounEdit

本部 (hiragana もとぶ, romaji Motobu)

  1. A surname​.