英文

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Chinese[edit]

 
flower; hero; brave; outstanding; (abbrev) Britain; English
 
language; culture; writing; formal; literary; gentle
simp. and trad.
(英文)

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of 英國英国 (Yīngguó, “England”) + (wén, “writing; language”)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

英文

  1. English language (especially written)
    英文 / 英文  ―  Nǐ huì xiě yīngwén zì ma?  ―  Can you write English words?

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
えい
Grade: 4
ぶん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

英文 (hiragana えいぶん, rōmaji eibun)

  1. a sentence in English
  2. text in English
  3. Short for 英文学.

Proper noun[edit]

英文 (hiragana ひでふみ, rōmaji Hidefumi)

  1. A male given name