U+305B, せ
HIRAGANA LETTER SE

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

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JapaneseEdit

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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).
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

‎(romaji se)

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