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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 分 (bun)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 分 (bun)

Kana: ぶん
Kanji: 分
Romaji: bun

Type: Noun
Meaning: part, segment, share, ration, rate, degree, one’s lot, one’s status, relation, duty, kind, lot, in proportion to, just as much as
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

アメリカへ行く旅費が一人分しかなかったので、夫を先に行かせ、自分の分を改めて貯めた。
amerika e iku ryohi ga hitoribun shika nakatta node, otto o saki ni ika se, jibun no bun o aratamete tameta.
We had money for only one passage to America, so I sent my husband and started saving to go myself.

石油という高価値の天然資源があり、それが政府の歳入の三分の一以上を占めている。
sekiyu to iu koukachi no tennen shigen ga ari, sore ga seifu no sainyuu no sanbun no ichi ijou o shimete iru.
It had a valuable natural resource in oil, which accounted for more than a third of government income.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 分 (bun)

ドイツでは、石炭から精製する分を除いて、国内油田から約50万トン、およびオーストリアから少量の石油を得ていた。
doitsu de wa, sekitan kara seisei suru bun o nozoite, kokunai yuden kara yaku gojuu manton, oyobi oosutoria kara shouryou no sekiyu o ete ita.
Apart from coal-derivatives Germany obtained about half a million tons of oil from its own wells, and a trifling amount from Austria.

持って行くべきは東京パレードで着用する分か、冬服か。
motte iku beki wa toukyou pareedo de chakuyou suru bun ka, fuyufuku ka.
Should we take the ones we would wear on parade in Tokyo, or winter clothes?

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 分 (fèn)
Korean: 분 (bun)

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