Definition of 閥

  • clique
  • lineage
  • pedigree
  • faction
  • clan


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
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Popular Words With This Kanji

派閥, はばつ

clique, faction

財閥, ざいばつ

zaibatsu, plutocrats, financial clique, chaebol (Korean)

閥, ばつ

clique, clan, faction

学閥, がくばつ

alma mater clique, old school tie

軍閥, ぐんばつ

military clique or party

藩閥, はんばつ

clanship, clannism, clan favoritism, clan favouritism

閨閥, けいばつ


門閥, もんばつ

lineage, pedigree, good family

薩摩閥, さつまばつ

Satsuma clan

派閥人事, はばつじんじ

faction-based personnel appointment

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