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Noun (futsuumeishi)
figure, design

Meaning restricted to 綾
twill weave, pattern of diagonal stripesbuntes Muster, Damast, gemusterter Stoff, Redefigur, Wortspiel, Plan, Trick

ON: ブン, モンKUN: ふみ, あや
sentence, literature, style, art, decoration, figures, plan, literary radical (no. 67)

ON: リンKUN: あや
design, figured cloth, twill

Example sentences
文は武に勝る。Parts: (ふみ), (ぶ), 勝る (まさる)
私の後について各文を復唱しなさい。Parts: (わたし), (あと), に就いて (について), (かく), (ぶん), 復唱 (ふくしょう), なさいRepeat each sentence after me.

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