Last modified on 13 May 2015, at 10:17

漢文

ChineseEdit

Chinese; name of a dynasty
 
language; culture; writing; formal; literary; gentle
trad. (漢文)
simp. (汉文)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

漢文

  1. written Chinese language
  2. Chinese literature
  3. Literary Chinese
  4. Classical Chinese

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 3
ぶん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

漢文 (hiragana かんぶん, romaji kanbun)

  1. Chinese literature
  2. Japanese prose or poetry, traditionally written using Chinese characters and syntax but read in Japanese, sometimes with the aid of special punctuation symbols.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9