Last modified on 17 December 2012, at 16:30
Character  み 
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER MI
Codepoint U+307F

JapaneseEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Derived in the Heian period from writing the man'yōgana kanji in the cursive sōsho style.

PronunciationEdit

SyllableEdit

(Hepburn romanization mi)

  1. The hiragana syllable (mi), whose equivalent in katakana is (mi). It is the thirty-second syllable of the gojūon order, and its position in gojūon tables is (MA-gyō, I-dan; “row MA, section I”).

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