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Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai BI.png
U+3073, び
HIRAGANA LETTER BI
Composition: [U+3072] + ◌゙ [U+3099]

[U+3072]
Hiragana
[U+3074]

JapaneseEdit

Stroke order
 

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

The hiragana character (hi) with a dakuten ().

SyllableEdit

(romaji bi)

  1. The hiragana syllable (bi). Its equivalent in katakana is (bi).
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji reading.

AdjectiveEdit

(bi-na (adnominal (bi na), adverbial (bi ni))

  1. : beautiful
  2. : tiny

AffixEdit

(bi

  1. : tail
  2. : extending
  3. : eyebrows
  4. : beautiful
  5. : preparation
  6. : obsequious
  7. : tiny
  8. : nose
  9. : to flutter, to wave, to be swayed by

CounterEdit

(-bi

  1. : fish, shrimp

NounEdit

(bi

  1. : beauty
  2. : tininess

Proper nounEdit

(Bi

  1. : (Chinese astronomy) Tail