Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai SO.svg
U+305D, そ
HIRAGANA LETTER SO

[U+305C]
Hiragana
[U+305E]
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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 so)

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

Adjectival nounEdit

(-na inflection, rōmaji so)

  1. :
  2. :

NounEdit

(rōmaji so)

  1. : ten
  2. : clothing
  3. : back
  4. : hemp
  5. : rocky beach
  6. :
  7. :
  8. : ancestor
  9. :
  10. :
  11. :
  12. :
  13. :
  14. :
  15. , :

PronounEdit

(rōmaji so)

  1. , :

Proper nounEdit

(rōmaji So)

  1. :