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Pronunciation  Má-sá-rú
Word/name  Japanese
Related names  Suguru
Gender  Male
Region of origin  Japanese
Meaning  It can have many different meanings depending on the kanji used.

Masaru (まさる, マサル) is a masculine Japanese given name.


Possible writings

Masaru can be written using different kanji characters and can mean:

  • 勝, "excel"
  • 優, "excel"
  • 大, "large"
  • 将 or 將, "commander"
  • The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana.


    with the given name Masaru
  • Masaru Akiba (勝), a Japanese football player
  • Masaru Emoto (勝), a Japanese author
  • Masaru Furukawa (勝), a Japanese swimmer and olympic champion
  • Masaru Hayami (優), the 28th Governor of the Bank of Japan
  • Masaru Ibuka (大), a Japanese electronics industrialist
  • Masaru Ikeda (勝), a Japanese actor and voice actor
  • Grant Masaru Imahara, an American electronics and radio control expert
  • Masaru Inada (勝), a Japanese skeleton racer
  • Inoue Masaru (勝), a Japanese samurai known as the "father of the Japanese railways"
  • Masaru Katori (まさる), a female Japanese writer and manga author
  • Masaru Kageura (將), a Japanese baseball player
  • Masaru Kitao (勝), a Japanese animator
  • Masaru Konuma (勝), a Japanese director
  • Masaru Kurotsu (勝), a Japanese football player
  • Masaru Matsuhashi (優), a Japanese football player
  • Masaru Edward Fulenwider-Musashi, a Wushu martial artist, stuntman, and an actor
  • Masaru Ogawa (勝), a Japanese figure skater
  • Masaru Sakurai (賢), a member of the Japanese musical group The Alfee
  • Masaru Sato (勝), a Japanese composer
  • Masaru Shimabukuro (優), a member of the Okinawan music band Begin
  • Masaru Shintani, a Japanese-Canadian Karate master
  • Masaru Takumi (勝), a Japanese yakuza
  • Masaru Tobita (将), known as Survival Tobita, a Japanese professional wrestler
  • Kyokutenhō Masaru (勝), a Mongolian sumo wrestler
  • Wakanohana Masaru (勝), a Japanese sumo wrestler
  • Fictional characters

    with the given name Masaru
  • Masaru (マサル), a character in the manga and animated film Akira
  • Masaru Daimon (Marcus Damon in English dub), a character from the anime series Digimon Savers
  • Masaru Kato (勝), a character from the anime and manga series Gantz
  • Masaru Aoki of Hajime no Ippo
  • References

    Masaru Wikipedia

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