U+3046, う
HIRAGANA LETTER U

[U+3045]
Hiragana
[U+3047]
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

SyllableEdit

‎(romaji u)

  1. The hiragana syllable (u). Its equivalent in katakana is (u). It is the third syllable in the gojūon order; its position is (a-gyō u-dan, row a, section u).
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

‎(romaji u)

  1. : cormorant

Kanji readingEdit

‎(romaji u)

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