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Gender Masculine
Usage Japanese
Scripts 究, 参, 図, 斗, 平, 法, 量, 権, etc.(Japanese Kanji)
Pronounced Pron. HAH-KAH-ṘUU
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Meaning & History

From Japanese 究 (hakaru) meaning "research", 参 (hakaru) meaning "take part in, intervene", 図 (hakaru) meaning "diagram, figure, illustration", 斗 (hakaru), which refers to a Chinese constellation, 平 (hakaru) meaning "level; even; flat", 法 (hakaru) meaning "method, law, rule", 量 (hakaru) meaning "progress", 権 (hakaru) meaning "power, right, authority" or 揆 (hakaru) meaning "to guess, estimate" or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.

A famous bearer was Hakaru Hashimoto, a Japanese medical scientist of the Meiji and Taishō periods.
Added 1/7/2017 by cutenose
Edited 5/30/2017 by cutenose