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Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai small YO.png
U+3087, ょ
HIRAGANA LETTER SMALL YO

[U+3086]
Hiragana
[U+3088]

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EtymologyEdit

Small form of the hiragana character (yo).

Combining formEdit

  1. Small combining form of hiragana (yo) used in 拗音 (yōon) morae that end in o, such as しょ (sho), ちょ (cho), and きょ (kyo). Historically not distinguished from full-size version.

Related termsEdit

  • (small ya)
  • (small yu)
  • (katakana small yo)
  • (full-size yo)

See alsoEdit