非 means 'mistake'

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Strokes : 8    Radical number: 175    Frequency: 603   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 6    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 28    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 322 words   Used in 380 words   Used in 22 names   Component in 18 kanji (6 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    あら it is not
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 非 is used 7 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 非 is used 361 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
ヒ : 349 words FIND ALL
1. emergency
2. extraordinary; unusual
ヒ (read as ぴ) : 3 words FIND ALL
past folly; past sin
ヒ (read as び) : 1 word FIND ALL
police and judicial chief (Heian and Kamakura periods)
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あら : 8 words FIND ALL
not non-existent; not completely lacking; there is some; certainly existent  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 794 (originally: 773)  Joy o' Kanji : 773  Key to Kanji: 891 

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ヒ   mistake
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