U+307B, ほ
HIRAGANA LETTER HO

[U+307A]
Hiragana
[U+307C]
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 ho)

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

CounterEdit

‎(romaji -ho)

  1. : steps
  2. : folded things, especially maps