Character
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER U
Unicode block Hiragana
Codepoint U+3046

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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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