U+3081, め
HIRAGANA LETTER ME

[U+3080]
Hiragana
[U+3082]
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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 me)

  1. The hiragana syllable (me). Its equivalent in katakana is (me). It is the thirty-fourth syllable in the gojūon order; its position is (ma-gyō e-dan, row ma, section e).
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Etymology 2Edit

Reading of various kanji characters.

NounEdit

‎(romaji me)

  1. , : eye
  2. : bud, sprout

SuffixEdit

‎(romaji -me)

  1. : -st, -nd, -rd, -th (marks ordinals)