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本 : Book

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Components:

book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

On 'yomi:
ホン(hon)
Kun 'yomi:
もと(moto)
Nanori:
まと(mato) ごう(gou)
Strokes:5
Radical: (75)
Usage Rating:10
JLPT:N5
old JLPT:4
Grade:1
Unicode:0672c
jis208:43-60
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本 Usage examples

(けっぽん)missing volume
流布(るふぼん)popular edition
流通資(りゅうつうしほん)circulating capital
流動資(りゅうどうしほん)floating capital
好色(こうしょくぼん)erotic or pornographic book (Edo period)
一年生草(いちねんせいそうほん)annual herb
取る(いっぽんとる)to beat, to gain a point, to upset
越年草(えつねんそうほん)biennial herb
巻子(かんすぼん)roll, scroll, rolled book
無し(しほんなし)without capital
掌中(しょうちゅうぼん)pocket edition
(しょうほん)folded book
純日(じゅんにほんしき)purely Japanese style
選対(せんたいほんぶ)election headquarters
当の(とうのほんにん)the person himself
(とうほん)climbing trees, liana
(にほんりょう)Japanese territory
控え見(ひかえみほん)duplicate sample
腰を入れる(ほんごしをいれる)to set about in earnest
(ほんしょ)beginning, origin, start
省詰め(ほんしょうずめ)service at the Head Office
年度(ほんねんど)current year (fiscal, academic, etc.)
の間(ほんのあいだ)between two books
の少し(ほんのすこし)just a little
の虫(ほんのむし)bookworm, bibliophile, bibliophage
物で通る(ほんものでとおる)to pass for (as) genuine
(ほんらん)this column
を編む(ほんをあむ)to compile a book
を出す(ほんをだす)to publish a book, to put out a book
を広げる(ほんをひろげる)to open a book
模式標(もしきひょうほん)type specimen
を正す(もとをただす)
を糺す(もとをただす)
をただす(もとをただす)
to go to the bottom of an affair, to inquire into the origin
国民(にほんこくみん)Japanese citizen, Japanese citizens
(きほんご)basic vocabulary item
(きゃくほんか)scriptwriter, playwright, scenario writer
原理(こんぽんげんり)fundamental (basic) principles, fundamentals, ground rules
(しほんりょく)capital strength (of an enterprise)
(しほんろん)Das Kapital, Capital
自己(じこほんい)self-centeredness, self-centredness, selfishness, egotism, egoism
(せいほんのう)sex instinct
(せいほんや)bookbinder
学術会議(にほんがくじゅつかいぎ)Science Council of Japan
銀行(にほんぎんこう)Bank of Japan, BOJ, BoJ
時間(にほんじかん)Japan time
庭園(にほんていえん)Japanese-style garden, traditional Japanese landscape garden
漫画(まんがほん)comic book
稀覯(きこうぼん)rare book
全日(ぜんにほん)All-Japan
運転資(うんてんしほん)working capital
立て映画(にほんたてえいが)
立て映画(にほんたてえいが)
double feature (movie)
立て映画(さんぼんたてえいが)
立て映画(さんぼんたてえいが)
triple feature (movie)
株主資利益率(かぶぬししほんりえきりつ)return on equity, ROE
関係(しほんかんけい)capital ties
基盤(しほんきばん)capital base