U+3048, え
HIRAGANA LETTER E

[U+3047]
Hiragana
[U+3049]
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JapaneseEdit

Stroke order
 

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

SyllableEdit

‎(romaji e)

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

AdverbEdit

‎(romaji e)

  1. , :

CounterEdit

‎(romaji -e)

  1. :

NounEdit

‎(romaji e)

  1. : picture, painting, drawing, illustration, tableau
  2. :
  3. : an elder sibling
  4. : bay (body of water); inlet
  5. :
  6. :
  7. :
  8. :
  9. : handle, shaft, gripe, helve
  10. :
  11. :
  12. :
  13. : Chinese hackberry
  14. : animal food, feed; bait
  15. : understanding
  16. , : intelligence

PrefixEdit

‎(romaji e-)

  1. :

SuffixEdit

‎(romaji -e)

  1. : a suffix expressing location, direction, or time