Meaning of 分

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Ideographic: Pieces being further subdivided with a knife
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    • [ ] eight; all around, all sides
    • [ dāo ] knife; old coin; measure
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  • Pinyin: fēn

    English Definition: to divide; to separate; to distribute; to allocate; to distinguish (good and bad); part or subdivision; fraction; one tenth (of certain units); unit of length equivalent to 0.33 cm; minute (unit of time); minute (angular measurement unit); a point (in sports or games); 0.01 yuan (unit of money)
    Example Words:
    十分 [ shí fēn ]: very; completely; utterly; extremely; absolutely; hundred percent; to divide into ten equal parts
    分别 [ fēn bié ]: to part or leave each other; to distinguish; difference; in different ways; differently; separately or individually
    分析 [ fēn ]: to analyze; analysis; Classifiers:
    分钟 [ fēn zhōng ]: minute
    分配 [ fēn pèi ]: to distribute; to assign; to allocate; to partition (a hard drive)
    More: 分* | *分 | *分*
  • Pinyin: fèn

    English Definition: part; share; ingredient; component
    Example Words:
    充分 [ chōng fèn ]: ample; sufficient; adequate; full; fully; to the full
    分子 [ fèn ]: members of a class or group; political elements (such as intellectuals or extremists); part
    成分 [ chéng fèn ]: composition; make-up; ingredient; element; component; one's social status; Classifiers:
    处分 [ chǔ fèn ]: to discipline sb; to punish; disciplinary action; to deal with (a matter); Classifiers:
    过分 [ guò fèn ]: excessive; undue; overly
    More: 分* | *分 | *分*
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