Character U+308A, り
Name HIRAGANA LETTER RI
Block Hiragana
[U+3089] [U+308B]

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Etymology 1Edit

Derived in the Heian period from writing the man'yōgana kanji in the cursive sōsho style.

SyllableEdit

‎(romaji ri)

  1. The hiragana syllable ‎(ri). Its equivalent in katakana is ‎(ri). It is the fortieth syllable in the gojūon order; its position is ‎(ra-gyō i-dan, row ra, section i).
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

‎(romaji ri)

  1. :
  2. : profit, advantage
  3. : ri (a unit of length)
  4. : reason, logic
  5. :
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