文鎮

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぶん
Grade: 1
ちん
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

文鎮 (hiragana ぶんちん, romaji bunchin)

  1. paperweight
    • 1912, 夏目漱石, 彼岸過迄:
       (かれ) (つくえ) (うえ)にあった (おも)文鎮 (ぶんちん) ()って、突然 (とつぜん)これで (ひと) (ころ)せるだろうかと (たず)ねた。
      kare wa tsukue no ue ni atta omoi bunchin o totte, totsuzen kore de hito ga koroseru darō ka to tazuneta.
      He picked up the heavy paperweight on top of the desk and asked out of the blue if one could kill a person with it.