Definition of 散

  • scatter
  • disperse
  • spend
  • squander


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サン
  • らす
  • -ちらす
  • らかす
  • らかる
  • ばら

Popular Words With This Kanji

解散, かいさん

breakup, dissolution

拡散, かくさん

scattering, diffusion, spread (e.g. signal across the spectrum)

分散, ぶんさん

dispersion, decentralization, decentralisation, variance (statistics), distribution, dissemination, allocation

散歩, さんぽ

walk, stroll

散る, ちる

to fall (e.g. blossoms, leaves), to scatter, to be dispersed, to disappear, to dissolve, to break up, to spread, to run, to blur, to die a noble death

散らす, ちらす

to scatter, to cause a shower of, to disperse, to distribute, to spread, to resolve (a symptom, condition, etc.), to relieve, to get rid of, to cure, to distract, to divert, to do ... wildly (i.e. disorderly or frequently), to do ... all over the place

散布, 撒布, さんぷ, さっぷ

dissemination, scattering, sprinkling, spraying

散発, さんぱつ

sporadic, scattering

散会, さんかい


散乱, さんらん

dispersion, scattering

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