Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
challenge, contend for, make love to
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
989 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 挑発 【チョウハツ】 provocation, stirring up, arousal, excitement, stimulation
  • 挑戦 【チョウセン】 challenge, defiance, dare, attempt, try

Kun reading compounds

  • 挑む 【いどむ】 to challenge to (a fight, game, etc.), to throw down the gauntlet, to contend for, to tackle (e.g. a problem), to attempt, to go after (a prize, record, etc.), to pressure (someone) for sex, to make advances to

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
tiao1, tiao3
Korean:
do, jo

Spanish

  • desafiar
  • luchar por

Portuguese

  • desafio
  • lutar para
  • fazer amor

French

  • défier
  • rivaliser
  • provoquer
  • faire des avances
1589 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1241 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1898 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1825 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1355 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1564 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1667 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1268 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
891 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
445 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
273 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
331 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
665 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
12055 Morohashi
372 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2145 New Nelson (John Haig)
658 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
710 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1260 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
1357 2001 Kanji
3c6.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-6 SKIP code
5201.3 Four corner code
1-36-9 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6311 Unicode hex code

9 strokes
Radical:
footsteps
Parts:
Variants:
departure, discharge, publish, emit, start from, disclose, counter for gunshots
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N4
32 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 発 【ハツ】 departure, departing (from ...), departing (at time ...), sending, sent (by ...), sent (at ...), engine, counter for gunshots, bursts of gas, etc., counter for bullets, bombs, etc., counter for blows (punches)
  • 発 【ハツ】 green dragon tile, winning hand with a pung (or kong) of green dragon tiles
  • 偶発 【グウハツ】 sudden outbreak, accidental, incidental
  • 電源開発 【デンゲンカイハツ】 development of electrical power resources
  • 発熱 【ハツネツ】 generation of heat, (attack of) fever, pyrexia
  • 発議 【ハツギ】 proposal, suggestion, motion, initiative

Kun reading compounds

  • 立つ 【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.)
  • 暴く 【あばく】 to disclose, to divulge, to expose, to open (a grave), to dig out

Readings

Japanese names:
ば、 わ
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
fa1
Korean:
bal

Spanish

  • abrir
  • exponer
  • suceder

Portuguese

  • liberar
  • partida
  • publicar
  • emitir
  • a partir de
  • revelar

French

  • départ
  • décharge
  • dégagement
  • publier
  • émettre
  • partir de
  • divulguer
  • compteur de coups de feu
303 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
392 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
370 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
43 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3092 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
186 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
225 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
953 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.7 Japanese for Busy People
96 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
96 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
286 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1360 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3174 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1634 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2222 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1721 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
22662P Morohashi
2565 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3860 New Nelson (John Haig)
1705 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1840 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
102 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
342 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3557 2001 Kanji
0a9.5 The Kanji Dictionary
2-5-4 SKIP code
1241.5 Four corner code
1-40-15 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
767a Unicode hex code