文化

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 3

EtymologyEdit

From (bun, culture) + (ka, change for the better)

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NounEdit

文化 (hiragana ぶんか, romaji bunka)

  1. culture
    • 1928, 岸田國士, 「語られる言葉」の美:
      これは、国語 (こくご)性格 (せいかく)に、文化 (ぶんか)伝統 (でんとう)国民性 (こくみんせい)特質 (とくしつ)作用 (さよう)するからである。
      kore wa, kokugo no seikaku ni, bunka no dentō, kokuminsei no tokushitsu ga sayō suru kara de aru.
      The tradition of culture and the traits of the nation function to make the character of the national language.

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

文化 (munhwa) (hangeul 문화)

  1. Hanja form? of 문화, “culture”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wénhuà
Zhuyin ㄨㄣˊ ㄏㄨㄚˋ
IPA (key) /u̯ən³⁵ xu̯a̠⁵¹/
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NounEdit

文化 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wénhuà)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) culture
    不同國家不同文化。 (trad.)
    不同国家不同文化。 (simp.)
    bùtóng de guójiā yǒu bùtóng de wénhuà
    Different countries have different cultures.

Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

文化 (traditional and simplified, POJ bûn-hòa)

  1. culture
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