Definition of 発

  • departure
  • discharge
  • publish
  • emit
  • start from
  • disclose
  • counter for gunshots


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ハツ
  • ホツ
  • あば
  • おこ
  • つかわす
  • はな

Popular Words With This Kanji

発表, はっぴょう

announcement, publication

開発, かいはつ, かいほつ

development, exploitation

発言, はつげん

utterance, speech, proposal

立つ, 発つ, たつ

to stand, to rise, to stand up, to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position), to depart (on a plane, train, etc.)

発売, はつばい

sale, offering for sale, release (for sale), launch (product)

発生, はっせい

outbreak, spring forth, occurrence, incidence, origin, ontogeny, development of complex multicellular structures from cell(s) in a simple state

反発, 反撥, はんぱつ

to repel, to oppose, to revolt, to react sharply (against), opposition, rebellion, resistance, backlash, rally, recovery (e.g. in stock prices), rebound, to rally, to recover, to rebound

発展, はってん

development, growth, advancement, unfurling, expansion, extension, enlargement, playing around, having an active sex life

発行, はっこう

issue (publications), publishing, raising an event (software)

発足, ほっそく, はっそく

starting, inauguration, launch, founding, establishment, start-up

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