July 30, 2018
The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Classification Categorization

Advanced Word of the Day – 分類 [classification; categorization]

The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Classification Categorization

Word of the Day: July 30, 2018


noun | ぶんるい

MEANING: classification; categorization (bunrui)



Tanukis are classified as being in the dog family.


分 【ブン フン ブ わ.ける わ.かる】 part;  minute of time;  segment;  share;  degree;  one’s lot;  duty;  understand;  know; 類 【ルイ たぐ.い】 sort;  kind;  variety;  class;  genus


狸 【たぬき】 raccoon dog; tanuki
犬科 【dog kind; type of dog】
分類 【classification; categorization】

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