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Stroke order in writing う
Stroke order in writing う
Stroke order in writing ウ
Stroke order in writing ウ
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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

SyllableEdit

(Hepburn romanization u)

  1. The hiragana syllable ‎(u), whose equivalent in katakana is ‎(u). It is the third syllable of the gojūon order, and its position in gojūon tables is (A-gyō, U-dan; “row A, section U”).

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NounEdit

‎(romaji u)

  1. : cormorant

Kanji readingEdit

‎(romaji u)

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