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Noun (futsuumeishi)
civilization, civilisation, culturecivilisation, culture

Bummei era (1469.4.28-1487.7.20)цивилизацияBunmei (Ärabez.: 28.4.146920.7.1487)
ON: ブン, モンKUN: ふみ, あや
sentence, literature, style, art, decoration, figures, plan, literary radical (no. 67)

ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

Example sentences
19世紀は白人文明の時代だった。Parts: 世紀 (せいき), 白人 (はくじん), 文明 (ぶんめい), 時代 (じだい)The nineteenth century was the age of the white man's civilization.

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