See also: ふん
The buchi- becomes bun- when prefixing a verb that starts with an n or m sound.
- ぶん流す (ぶんながす, bunnagasu): to flush something with force; to be done with something, to wash one's hands of something
- ぶん殴る (ぶんなぐる, bunnaguru): to whale on someone or something, to slug or wallop someone or something
- ぶん投げる (ぶんなげる, bunnageru): to throw something really hard
- ぶんのめす (bunnomesu): to knock something down with force
- ぶん回す (ぶんまわす, bunmawasu): to turn or rotate something with force
- ぶん回し (ぶんまわし, bunmawashi): a compass (device for drawing circles or measuring; archaic); a rotating stage
Reading of various kanji.
- 分: a part, a portion, a share
- 文: a pattern; text; a document; literature; a sentence
- 聞: the act of hearing something