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文本
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English Definitionversion; text
Simplified Script文本
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinwénběn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄣˊ ㄅㄣˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)man4bun2
Word Decomposition
wénlanguage; culture; writing; formal; literary; gentle; (old) measure word for coins; Kangxi radical 67; (Chinese surname)
běnroots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; measure word for books, periodicals, files, etc.; originally

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Words With Same Head Word    
文化wénhuàculture; civilization; cultural
文章wénzhāngarticle; essay; literary works; writings; hidden meaning
文学wénxuéliterature
文艺wényìliterature and art
文学家wénxué jiāwriter; man of letters
Words With Same Tail Word    
基本jīběnbasic; fundamental; main; elementary
课本kèběntextbook
根本gēnběnfundamental; basic; root; simply; absolutely (not); (not) at all
资本zīběncapital (economics)
成本chéngběn(manufacturing, production etc) costs
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