Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai SE.svg
U+305B, せ
HIRAGANA LETTER SE

[U+305A]
Hiragana
[U+305C]
See also: , , and

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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 se)

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

NounEdit

(romaji se)

  1. : back, stature, ridge, spine
  2. : rapids, current