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Meaning of 発

departure, discharge, emit, start from


ハツ、 ホツ
hatsu, hotsu



Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ハツ、 ホツ 】

Meaning: departure, discharge, publish, emit, start from, disclose, counter for gunshots.

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Example #1

aru hi, watashi wa sore o hakken shimashita.
I discovered that one day.
Example #2

atarashii sakuhin o happyou shitai to omoimasu.
I would like to announce the new product.
Example #3

watashi wa sore o hacchuu shiteimasen.
I did not place an order for that.
Example #4

eraa wa hassei shimashita.
An error has occurred.
Example #5

kore wa idai na hatsumei desu.
This is a great invention.

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