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发 fā: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

发 (fā) English Meaning

  • to send out
  • to show (one’s feeling)
  • to issue
  • to develop
  • to make a bundle of money
  • classifier for gunshots (rounds)

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Sample Sentences

  • 我发烧了。
    Wǒ fāshāole.
    I have a fever.
  • 你发烧了吗?
    Nǐ fāshāole ma?
    Do you have a fever?
  • 昨天我发高烧了
    Zuótiān wǒ fā gāoshāole
    Yesterday I had a high fever.
  • 他梦想发大财。
    tā mèngxiǎng fā dà cái.
    He dreamed of making a fortune.
  • 这个女人发烧了。
    Zhège nǚrén fà shāo le.
    The woman has a fever.
  • 突然发生了鼠疫。
    Túrán fāshēngle shǔyì.
    The plague has broken out.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 fa

发(fā): to send out; to show (one's feeling); to issue; to develop; classifier for gunshots (rounds)

  • 𠂇: hand
  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke
  • 又 (yòu): still / hand

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 发

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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