Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

发 (髮)

  1. noun hair
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in hair on the head (Unihan '髮')
  2. verb to send out / to issue
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: As in 发出 (GCED '發')
  3. measure word round
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: Used for bullets and artillery shells
  4. verb to hand over / to deliver / to offer
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '發')
  5. verb to express / to show / to be manifest
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '發')
  6. verb to start out / to set off
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '發')
  7. verb to open
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 发 is synonymous with 拨 or 开 in this sense. Etymology: 發,撥也,撥使開也。(Shuo Wen)
  8. verb to requisition
    Domain: Administration 管理
  9. verb to occur
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  10. verb to declare / to proclaim / to utter
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: (GCED '發')
  11. verb to express / to give vent
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: To an emotion
  12. verb to excavate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
  13. verb to bloom / to flower
    Domain: Botany 植物学
  14. verb to get rich
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Wealth 财富
  15. verb to expand / to inflate / to swell
    Domain: Food and Drink 饮食
    Notes: Such as with bread made with yeast expanding (GCED '發')
  16. verb to sell
    Domain: Commerce 商务
  17. verb to develop / to cultivate / to grow
    Domain: Biology 生物学
  18. verb to shoot with a bow
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '發')
  19. verb to rise in revolt
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Conflict 冲突
  20. verb to propose / to put forward / to suggest / to initiate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
  21. verb to enlighten / to inspire
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
  22. verb to publicize / to make known / to show off / to spread
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
  23. verb to ignite / to set on fire
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Fire 火
  24. verb to make / to manufacture
    Domain: Industry 产业
  25. verb to sing / to play
    Domain: Music 音乐
  26. verb to feel / to sense
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
  27. verb to act / to do
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  28. verb to loose one's temper
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: As in 发脾气
  29. noun grass and trees
    Domain: Botany 植物学

Contained in

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Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《髟部》 Biāo Radical 22
Book of Liang 《梁書》 卷五十四 列傳第四十八 諸夷 Volume 54: Various Barbarians 19
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《奔喪》 Rules on Hurrying to the Mourning Rites 14
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十九 志第十九 五行下 Volume 29 Treatises 19: Five Elements Part Three 14
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 內儲說下六微第三十一 Chapter 31: A Collection of Sayings II 11
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷三十四 志第二十四 五行五 Volume 34 Treatises 24: Five Elements 5 11
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百九十八 列傳第一百四十八: 西戎 Volume 198 Biographies 148: Western Regions 10
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷102 西域 Volume 102: Western Regions 9
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十 帝紀第十 帝 恭帝 Volume 10 Annals 10: Emperor An; Emperor Gong 8
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百二十五 載記第二十五 乞伏國仁 乞伏乾歸 乞伏熾磐 馮跋 Volume 125 Records 25: Qifu Guoren; Qifu Gangui; Qifu Chipan; Feng Ba 8

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
括发 括髮 袒括髮 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 25
发袒 髮袒 括髮袒 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《奔喪》 Rules on Hurrying to the Mourning Rites 9
公子发 公子髮 鄭伯使公子發來聘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 7
发发 髮髮 鱣鮪發發 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧碩人 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Shuo Ren 6
发命 髮命 遂發命 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 4
黄发 黃髮 黃髮台背 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 魯頌‧駉之什‧閟宮 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Jiong - Bi Gong 3
未发 未髮 禁於未發之謂豫 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《學記》 Record on the Subject of Education 3
明发 明髮 明發不寐 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧節南山之什‧小宛 Minor odes of the kingdom - Jie Nan Shan Zhi Shen - Xiao Wan 3
壹发 壹髮 壹發五豝 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧騶虞 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Zou Yu 3
发来 髮來 鄭伯使公子發來聘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3