文房四宝

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See also: 文房四寶

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 文房四寶 (“Four Treasures of the Study”).
(This term, 文房四宝, is the simplified form of 文房四寶.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

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文房四宝 (bunbō shihō): the Four Treasures of the Study.
Kanji in this term
ぶん
Grade: 1
ぼう
Grade: S

Grade: 1
ほう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 文房 (bunbō, study hall) +‎ (shi, four) +‎ (, treasure).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

文房四宝 (ぶんぼうしほう) (bunbōshihō) (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 文房四寶)

  1. (idiomatic) four treasures of the study: the brush, ink, paper and inkstone used in Chinese and other East Asian calligraphic traditions

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN